James of Narberth Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds and documents, 1814-1914, relating to lands in the parishes of St Ishmaels, St Issells, Pembrokeshire, Cyffig, Kidwelly, Llanboidy, Llanfallteg, Llangunog, St Clears, St Ishmaels, and the town of Whitland, Carmarthenshire; papers and correspondence, 1908-1913, relating to Llan-gain tithes; correspondence and papers relating to the lunacy of James Llewellyn of St Clears, 1910-1914; and correspondence and papers relating to suit in chancery, Lloyd v. Garratt, [c. 1900]-[c. 1910].

Administrative / Biographical History

James of Narberth was a firm of solicitors based in Pembrokeshire during the 19th and 20th centuries. The firm dealt with land in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire, as well as legal disputes, including Lloyd v. Garratt, relating to property in Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, in c. 1900.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Pembrokeshire Record Office, 1972.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Solicitors Records; Richards, Melville, Welsh Administrative and Territorial Units (Cardiff 1969).

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the Box List is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records transferred to Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.


Accruals are not expected