Correspondence: John Barff (Oswestry) to Lady Williams Wynn

Scope and Content

various estate matters including reference to search for deeds relating to Eaglles Meadow, Wrexham, valuation of tithes, water problems at Trefarclawdd colliery, perambulations of various boundaries, the Barons of Edeirnion and the disappearance of their old court records, position as regards rents from Denbigh parks, comments on the court leet in Wrexham Abbot, demands for Crown rents, various disputes relating to encroachments, etc, repairs to Llangedwyn house and mill, proposed letting of Pentreshanel mill and the Green as a woollen manufactory, a meeting with the engineers Jessop and Dadford regarding proposed branches of the Ellesmere canal, the bad management of Sit Watkin's sheepwalk at Pistill Rhaiadr by the shepherd there and ideas for improving his flocks.