Manisty, Nicholl & Co. MSS

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Manisty, Nicholl & Co., 1711-1846, comprising deeds relating to Aberystruth, Bedwas, Bedwellty, Mynyddislwyn and Risca, Monmouthshire, 1711-1846; legal papers for the case of Prothero v. Goude, relating to Court y Bella Coal Level, Mynyddislwyn, 1838-1839; plans of Penyderry Colliery and Estate and Court y Bella Coal Level, 1832.

Administrative / Biographical History

Manisty, Nicholl & Co. was a firm of solicitors based in London. The case of Prothero v. Goude in 1838 related to interference with mining operations at Court y Bella Level in Mynyddislwyn, Monmouthshire.


Arranged into the following: deeds; legal papers; maps.

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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Monmouthshire Record Office, Guide to the Monmouthshire Record Office (Monmouthshire Record Office, 1959); Gwent Record Office, Legal Papers: Prothero v. Goude 1838, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further papers relating to the Prothero v. Goude case are Gwent Record Office, D124.

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