Pensarn Papers

Scope and Content

Pensarn estate papers, 1854-1926, including deeds, plans and catalogues of sale; financial papers, 1864-[c. 1935], bills and invoices, letters, 1878-1928, religious material, 1888-1922, 1930, and printed material, 1851-1910.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Pensarn estate is located in Merionethshire.


Arranged chronologically into the following: magazines; pamphlets and reports dealing with various matters; books, pamphlets, catalogues and textbooks; Sunday school account books; notebooks, essays, diaries; financial reports; deeds, plans, catalogues of sale; bills & invoices; letters; miscellaneous; and additional papers.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions


Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at the Meirionnydd Archives have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names