Documents deposited by Messrs. Gabb & Co. Solicitors, Abergavenny

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Please note that the items described below form only a small part of the collection as a whole. Deeds etc. concerning J.Marsh and Sons Ltd (Coal Merchants of Abergavenny), 1904-1930; mineral leases etc. Coytea Kallen, Monith Newith, 1738-1794. Industrial records: including records relating to Blaendare Colliery (accounts, agreements, deeds, schedules etc), 1818-[c. 1875]; records relating to Pontypool Iron Company and the Blaendare lease (agreements, deeds etc.), 1833-1854; deeds relating to Beaufort Iron Works, 1833-1837; records relating to the Blaenafon Company (deeds, wills, leases, ledger etc.), 1796-1868; deeds relating to Nantyglo Iron Works, [c. 1800]-[c. 1900]; records relating to the branch railway to the Brecon and Abergavenny Canal (deeds, plans etc.), 1822-1869 and undated (19th century); records relating to the Brynmawr and Blaenavon railway, 1864 and undated (19th century); deeds relating to Monmouthshire Railway and Canal Company, 1850-1859; deeds relating to Cwm Colliery, 1857-1860; deeds relating to Nantyglo Wharf, Newport, 1825-1882; deeds relating to Tyr-gething farm, parish Aberystruth, 1832-1890; Crawshay Bailey marriage settlements etc., 1863-1909; records relating to Rudry Colliery, Glamorgan, 1863-1871; miscellaneous papers (deeds, plan etc.), 1735-1886 and undated (mid 19th century). Maund papers including deeds etc. relating to Blaendare Colliery, [c. 1670]-[c. 1860], and Clydach Iron Company (inluding Ynis y Cath, being part of Penyfyddlwyn), 1812-1836.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information known/available at time of compilation.

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Note

Mine of Information Project, University of Wales Swansea LIS Archives, Library & Information Centre,, University of Wales Swansea,Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP

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