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Nathaniel Wells of Piercefield, Manor of Portcasseg, Surrenders of Land

Reference code(s): GB 0218 Misc. MSS 2071

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Title: Nathaniel Wells of Piercefield, Manor of Portcasseg, Surrenders of Land

Short title: Wells, Nathaniel, of Piercefield, Manor of Porthcaseg, surrenders of land

Dates of creation: 1802

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): Nathaniel Wells

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The manors of Piercefield and Porthcaseg were based in the parish of St Arvans, Chepstow, Monmouthshire. Nathaniel Wells (fl. 1802) held copyhold land in the manor of Porthcaseg.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Surrenders of land by Nathaniel Wells of Piercefield, Manor of Porthcaseg, Monmouthshire, 1802.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office.
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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS, catalogue; Manorial Documents Register (www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/mdr), viewed 1 February 2006; Hey, David, The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History (Oxford, 1997).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: February 2006


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