Notes and papers of Charles Knight

Scope and Content

Notes for talks,lectures and notebooks, [c. 1960]-[c. 1980]

Administrative / Biographical History

Llanthony Priory is situated at the Vale of Ewyas in the Black Mountains within the Brecon Beacons National Park. It was founded around 1100 by the Norman knight William de Lacy and was Wales' first Augustinian priory. Today, the habitable portion been converted into a hotel.


Arranged into the following: notes for talks and lectures; notebooks labelled "C.K. Books" 1-4; Llanthony Priory, foundation and maintenance; local families; notebooks labelled "C.K. small books" 1-10.

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Acquisition Information

Deposited by Professor J. D. P. Graham, Hay on Wye, Herefordshire, 1985


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office,Catalogue of notes and papers of the late Charles Knight; Beavan, Anne, The Llanthony valley ([Brecon,1997?])

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A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office

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All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.


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