Glamorgan Deeds of Dr Salmon Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds relating to Llantwit Fardre parish, Glamorgan, 1705-1709; lease for a year [release missing] of property in the parishes of Penllyn (Penlline), Llangan and Newton Nottage, 1749; letters patent appointing Reynold Deer Sheriff of Glamorgan, 1731; and appointment of William Salmon as Deputy Lieutenant of Glamorgan, 1852.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dr William Salmon (1820-1895) of Penlline Court, Cowbridge, Glamorgan, was Deputy Lieutenant of Glamorgan; he accumulated documents relating to the parish of Llantwit Fardre.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual, 1975

Archivist's Note

Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The collection appears to have been accumulated by Dr Salmon. Following his death in 1895, the documents passed to the family of one of the executors of his will, who in turn deposited them with the Glamorgan Record Office.


Accruals are not expected