Dinas Estate Papers

Scope and Content

Papers of the Dinas estate, 1853-1958, including deeds and related papers, 1920-1953; financial records, 1930-1954; correspondence, 1914-1954; miscellaneous, 1853-1958.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Dinas Estate belonged to the Crawshay Williams family, and consisted of premises in the parishes of Bettws and Llandyfodwg, Glamorgan, and at Williamstown in the Rhondda Valley, Glamorgan.


Arranged into the following: Legal records; Financial records; Correspondence; Miscellaneous.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Business records from the Dinas estate, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names