Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Glanrhyd Papers (Additional)
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/4889
Held at: Caernarfon Record Office
Title: Glanrhyd Papers (Additional)
Short title: Glanrhyd papers (additional deposit)
Dates of creation: 1839-1987
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.20 cubic metres (15 boxes). Extent includes Glanrhyd Papers
Name of creator(s): Hughes family of Glanrhyd, Edern
Administrative and biographical history: Glanrhyd is in the parish of Edern, Caernarfonshire. J. E. Roberts of Glanrhyd played a prominent role in the religious and agricultural life of Llyn.
Scope and content: Papers for the locality of Edern, Caernarfonshire, including records of the Porthdinllaen branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, 1949-1979, of which J. E. Roberts of Glanrhyd was a leading member; agricultural records, 1947-1981, including papers relating to the South Caernarfon Creameries acquired by J. E. Roberts; religious papers, 1839-1987, concerning various chapels and minister of religion in Caernarfonshire; papers of J. E. Roberts 1959-1981; papers of the estate of Laura Roberts, Bryn Rhydd, Edern, 1881-1926, and photographs.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into the following:: agricultural records; religious records; Royal National Lifeboat Institution - Porthdinllaen branch; miscellaneous and photographs (XS2389); additional deposit in Feb. 1985 (XM 4889 250-253) arranged into papers of and relating to the estate of John Evan Roberts of Brynmor, Bangor; additional deposit in June 1985 (XM 4889 254-263) arranged into memorandum and Articles of Association, vehicle insurance policies, and copies of 'Yma a Thraw'; and additional deposit in Oct. 1993 (XM 4889 264-266) of 'Yma a Thraw'.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office and the National Register of Archives.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Related units of description: Further papers relating to Glanrhyd are Caernarfon Record Office, GB 0219 XM/4889 XS/2389 (Glanrhyd Papers).
Note: Title supplied from domicile of the family which accrued the papers
Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: personal information from Glyn Parry of the National Library of Wales
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: March 2002