Evans Roach and Company Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records collected by Evans Roach and Co., estate agents, 1784-1975, including sale catalogues for properties in Pembrokeshire, 1784-1975; deeds and related papers concerning land in Pembrokeshire, 1785-1882; auction books, 1957-1972; papers of Captain Lewis Davies, 1818-1836.

Administrative / Biographical History

Evans Roach and Co. is an estate agent based in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire. The firm accumulated sales catalogues and deeds relating to property in Pembrokeshire from the 18th to 20th centuries, and also papers of Lewis Davies (fl. 1818-1836), captain (RN), who served on HMS Sapphire, 1818, HM Sloop Rose, HMS Ariadne, 1827 and HMS Dido in 1836.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following: sale catalogues; plans; deeds and valuations; and miscellaneous.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Evans Roach & Co., Haverfordwest, Dyfed, 1975-1992.

Note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Evans Roach and Company, catalogue; Evans Roach & Co Homepage (http://www.evansroach.co.uk/), viewed 30 June 2005

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available in Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are possible

Personal Names

Corporate Names