John Francis Estate Agents Records

Scope and Content

Records of John Francis Estate Agents, Carmarthen, 1895-1961, relating to property and land in Pembrokeshire, including sale catalogues and plans, 1895-1956; and sales particulars, 1902-1938.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Francis and Sons is the largest independent Wales-based estate agency, with offices covering West Wales and Swansea, Glamorgan; one office is in Carmarthen. In the course of its work, it accumulated sales particulars and plans relating to Pembrokeshire.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited 1993. Further deposits made per Carmarthenshire Record Office, Carmarthen, 1994, 1998.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, John Francis, Estate Agents, catalogue; website John Francis Estate Agency Network (, viewed 24 June 2005.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available in Pembrokeshire Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are possible

Related Material

Further records of John Francis and Sons are Carmarthenshire Record Office, John Francis Collection, and Ceredigion Archives, Cardiganshire Solicitors' Deposits and Estates.

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