Document ReferencePl C 1/281/1-16
TitleOriginal and copy affidavits from 1689 onwards relating to a bridge at Builth Wells and other business of Radnorshire [Quarter Sessions]; 1691-c.1716
Date1691-1716 (c)
Extent16 items
Content DescriptionIn poor condition, with much text loss; apparently relates to a controversy over the raising of money for repairs to a bridge at Builth Stank in Radnorshire; other affidavits concern stray sheep; also list of commissioners [of the peace] for Radnorshire, 3 William III and Mary II [1691] - includes Robert, Thomas and Sir Edward Harley; a further list of Radnorshire names headed by Sir Rowland Gwyn, custos rotulorum; petition by Radnorshire Justices of the Peace to Lord Keeper (Sir John) Somers complaining at being 'calumniated' by an unsigned petition and present a 'narrative of their proceedings' justifying their actions [1693-1697]; and appointment by the justices of overeers of the poor for the parish of Llanbadarnvawr, Herefordshire, 25 May 1691.

End date for copies estimated from being found with other letters dated 1716.
Termbridges, repairs to
local government, Radnorshire Quarter Sessions 1690s
appointments, legal
appointments, local government

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38934Radnorshire Justices
PL36124/Builth Wells/Radnorshire/Wales
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