Dr Diane Brook of Barry Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds and taxation records relating to various places in Glamorgan.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dr Diane Brook is Vice-Chair of Cardiff Archaeological Society


Order at time of deposit retained.

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by a private individual, 1997-2001.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by H Thomas 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

Papers relating to Whitchurch, Cardiff donated Mar 1997. The marriage settlement of William Williams and Maria David and the deed relating to Leach Castle were purchased by the donor via Ebay in 2016 and subsequently donated to Glamorgan Archives. All other items purchased on Ebay by the donor and information about provenance can be found on the depositor file. Once purchased, the records remained in the custody of the donor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are possible