Guthrie Jones & Jones, Solicitors, Bala, Records

Scope and Content

Records collected by Guthrie Jones & Jones, Solicitors, 1613-1939, including records of land transactions, 1726-1931, relating mainly to land in the Merionethshire parishes of Bala, 1808-1952; Bettws Gwerfil Goch, 1812-1913; Corwen, 1867-1910; Dolgellau, 1877-1912; Gwydellwern, 1837-1913; Cynwyd, 1896; Llandderfel, 1787-1931; Llandrillo, 1885-1911; Llanfor, 1838-1929; Llangar, 1892-1912; Llangywer, 1872-1906; Llanuwchllyn, 1850-1906; Llanycil, 1731-1923; Llanymawddwy, 1903-1907; Tywyn, 1882-1913; multiple parishes in Denbighshire and Merionethshire, 1726-1931; Llangwm, Denbighshire, 1794-1910; Llangranog, Cardiganshire, 1835-1883; tenancy records, 1741-1924, relating mainly to property in Bala, 1830-1916; Cynwyd, 1911-1912; Llandderfel, 1754-1924; Llanfor, 1864-1883; Llanycil, 1741-1912; multiple parishes, 1760-1912; Llangwm, 1868-1872; Llangranog, 1877-1881; wills and probate papers, 1714-1939; military records, 1854-1915; and deeds and related papers, mostly relating to lands in Denbighshire and Merionethshire, 1613-1847.

Administrative / Biographical History

Guthrie Jones & Jones, Solicitors, were based in Corwen, Merionethshire, during the 19th and 20th centuries. The firm dealt with cases in Merionethshire, and handled land transactions, mainly in Merionethshire and Denbighshire, and had an offcie in Bala, Merionethshire.


Arranged into the following: Land transactions; Tenancy; Wills and probate papers; Military papers; Old deeds and related papers

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Papurau Guthrie Jones & Jones, Cyfreithwyr, Bala/ Guthrie Jones & Jones, Solicitors, Bala, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further material is Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Z/DBV.

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