Papers of Sprott, Stokes and Turnbull, Solicitors, Shrewsbury

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds and related papers collected by Sprott, Stokes and Turnbull, Solicitors, Shrewsbury, 1701-1892, including deeds relating to the Lleuar estate (Winstanley portion), 1701-1776; deeds relating to Oerddwr Isaf and Cwmfedw Ddu, [c.1801]-1810; deeds and related papers of the Glangwna estate, 1749-1870; personal papers of Charlotte Frances Hunt, 1882-1892.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Lleuar estate included land in the parishes of Clynnog-fawr and Llanllyfni, Caernarfonshire. Oerddwr Isaf, Beddgelert and Cwmfedw Ddu, Penmorfa, Caernarfonshire were owned by Sir Watkin Williams Wynn (1772-1840), of Wynnstay, Ruabon, Denbighshire during the early 19th century. The Glangwna estate included land in the parishes of Llanrug and Llanbeblig, Caernarfonshire. Charlotte Frances Hunt (fl. 1882-1892) lived in Paddington, London.

Arrangement

Arranged into two groups: Group one consists of deeds of the Lleuar estate, Oerddwr Isaf and Cwmfedw, Glangwn estate and personal papers of C. F. Hunt; Group two consists of miscellaneous estate papers

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Source not recorded.

Note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau Sprott, Stokes and Turnbull, Solicitors, Amwythig/ Papers of Sprott, Stokes and Turnbull, Solicitors, Shrewsbury, catalogue; Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959)

Other Finding Aids

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

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected