Papers of the Primrose Hill Estate, Swansea, and Nant y Gwinne, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

Scope and Content

Francis family, personal papers, 1874-1944; Primrose Hill Estate papers, 1892-1944; and Nant y Gwinne papers, 1901-1944.

Administrative / Biographical History

Nant y Gwinne is situated in Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire. Jane Anne Edmond, of Windsor Lodge, Swansea, married the Rev. David Hughes Francis, of Derby, Derbyshire, in 1874, and settled in Nant y Gwinne, Llandeilo. They also owned properties at Primrose Hill Estate, Swansea, Glamorgan (unlocated). She died in 1920, and he died in 1923.


Arranged into the following: personal; Primrose Hill Estate; and Nant y Gwinne.

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, Papers of the Primrose Hill Estate, Swansea and Nant y Gwinne, Llandilo, Carmarthenshire 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.