Belle Vue Estate Papers

Scope and Content

Documents relating to the sale and purchase of the Belle Vue Estate, 1814-1938; Thomas Henry Owen family papers and correspondence, 1855-1953

Administrative / Biographical History

The Belle Vue estate, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, was centred on the house called Merlins Villa, later known as Merlins Glen, and now known as The Glen. Thomas Rule Owen (1833-1921), of Haverfordwest, was a land agent and one of the trustees of the will of John McEwan of Belle Vue Cottage. He later purchased Merlins Glen, in 1883. He was married to Mary Louisa Mossop of Long Sutton, Lincolnshire.


Arranged into the following: Belle Vue Estate; Thomas Henry Owen

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Messrs RTP Williams, Solicitors, Bridge Street, Haverfordwest


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Belle Vue Estate Papers catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at the Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.

Custodial History

The papers came into the possession of Messrs RTP Williams, Solicitors.


Accruals are not expected.

Geographical Names