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- Held At: Flintshire Record Office
- Accession Number: 1878
- Accession Number: 2553
- Accession Number: 2604
- Date: 1431-1981
- Level: Collection
- Extent: 2388 items
- Creator Name: Leeswood estate
- Description: Leeswood estate papers including deeds, 1431-1896, relating to lands mainly in Denbighshire, 1520-1826, Flintshire, 1571-1896, including coal and lead mines, 1726-1884, Cheshire, 1607-1715, and Shropshire, 1760-1827; rentals, 1672, 1721-1847, surveys and particulars, [17 cent.]-[c. 1878], accounts and vouchers, 1657-1967, mineral papers, 1638-[late 19 cent.], maps and plans, [early 18 cent.]-1977, papers relating to tithes, 1736-1814, and land tax, 1724-1866, and general correspondence, 1625-1964; and family papers, [16 cent.]-1981, including settlements, 1638-1869, wills and testamentary papers, 1675-1884, accounts, 1659-1928, diaries and notebooks, [c. 1800]-1927, correspondence, 1651-1981, mainly letters to Rev. Hope Wynne Eyton, 1793-1824, legal and financial papers, [17 cent.]-1938, and accounts and vouchers, 1699-1849. The archive also includes papers relating to the Nerquis Hall estate, 1470-1899, mainly deeds relating to lands in Flintshire, 1692-1899, and Cheshire, 1742-1855.
- Terms:Estate administration--Wales--Denbighshire; Estate administration--Wales--Flintshire; Eyton family,--of Leeswood--Archives; Nerquis Hall Estate (Wales)--Archives;
- Appraisal Information: All records deposited at Flintshire Record Office have been retained.
- Copyright: Usual copyright regulations apply
- Accruals: Accruals are not expected
- Language: English
- System of Arrangement: Arranged chronologically into the following: deeds; estate records; Mold parish papers; family papers; legal and financial papers; local affairs; miscellaneous; and Nerquis Hall estate - deeds; family records; estate records; and miscellaneous.
- Related Material: Further papers relating to the Leeswood estate are Flintshire Record Office, D/NH (Nerquis Hall MSS).
- Access Conditions: Data Protection Act restrictions will apply to any items less than 100 years old that contain personal information as defined by the Act.
- Finding Aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Flintshire Record Office, National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
- Additional Notes: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
- Rules: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
- Contact: Flintshire Archive,
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