Rentals, 1816-1887; rent collection ledgers, 1854-1881; other ledgers, 1870-[c. 1933]; other papers, 1918-1921; correspondence, 1921-1926; bills and receipts, 1921-1926; wayleave remittances, 1921-1926; assignment licence schedules, 1921-1923
Rheola Estate Papers
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Rheola Estate was purchased by John Edwards from the Gnoll Estate in 1800, and the lordship of the Manor of Resolven from the Briton Ferry Estate in 1815. The estate included properties in the parishes of Cadoxton-juxta-Neath and Llantwit-juxta-Neath, and in the counties of Breconshire and Carmarthenshire.
Arranged into rentals and ledgers, correspondence, financial papers, wayleave remittances and assignment licence schedules.
Source not recorded.
Compiled by Andrew Dulley for the ANW project.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the Neath Mechanics' Institute.
Conditions Governing Use
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All records have been retained.
Accruals are not expected.