Ann Konsbruck of Cardiff, Collection

Scope and Content

Photograph of Copt Hall, Hawkhurst, Kent, home of Henry Fothergill

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Fothergill (1836-1914) was the third son of Richard Fothergill (1789-1851) of Lowbridge, Westmorland. Henry Fothergill worked with his brothers at Abernant, as an iron works owner and manager. In 1864 Henry was bought out by his brothers. He married in 1877 and soon afterwards settled at Copt Hall, Hawkshurst, Kent. He died in 1914.


Chronological within record series.

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Ann Konsbruck, Apr 2016

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Heather Mountjoy for Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the donor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are possible.

Related Material

Diaries of Henry Fothergill ref. D553