Sirhowy Tram Road Plan, 1822; Bedwellty, part of Argoed Genot Farm Deeds, 1828-1906

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds and plans relating to the Sirhowy Tram Road and Argoed Genot Farm, Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, 1822-1906.

Administrative / Biographical History

Additions to the Sirhowy Tram Road, Monmouthshire, was proposed by John Jones, with improvements by civil engineer, John Hodgkinson in 1822. The road was intended to run between Sirhowy and Tredegar Iron Works to Dyffrin. Argoed Genot Farm, Bedwellty was located close to the tram road and included coal deposits which were mined during the 20th century.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Purchase,1994.

Note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Sirhowy Tram Road Plan, 1822; Bedwellty, part of Argoed Genot Farm Deeds, 1828-1906.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records purchased by Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected