Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Lloyd Griffith Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/1388

Held at: Caernarfon Record Office

Title: Lloyd Griffith Papers

Short title: Lloyd Griffith collection of Ellis R. Williams, of Pwllheli, and Golden Fleece Inn, Tremadoc, papers

Dates of creation: 1850-1972

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.08 cubic metres (6 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Lloyd Griffith


Administrative and biographical history: The Golden Fleece Inn is in the town of Tremadoc, Caernarfonshire. Ellis R. Williams was a sailor of Pwllheli, Caernarfonshire, active in the 1890s.


Scope and content: Papers collected by K. Lloyd Griffith relating to Caernarfonshire, including papers relating to the Golden Fleece Inn, Tremadoc, 1854, 1897-1970; papers relating to the seaman Ellis R. Williams of Pwllheli, 1892-1895; and photographs and postcards, 1850-1972.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Ellis R. Williams of Pwllheli; Gordon Fleece Inn, Tremadoc; additional deposit, photographs and postcards, and papers re the Golden Fleece Inn; additional deposit (June 1971), apprenticeship indenture and certificate of membership of the South Eifion Branch of the Women's Unionist and Tariff Reform Association; additional deposit (November 1971), postcards, letters and programmes; and deposit of photographs (XS 1852/1-26).

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
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The papers came into the possession of Mr K. Lloyd Griffith of Mold, Flintshire.



Note: Title supplied from collector of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project; amended by Martin Locock for the ANW project.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of description: March 2002; amended December 2005



Sailors | Wales, North,

Taverns (Inns) | Wales | Tremadog

Williams, Ellis, R., | sailor of Pwllheli, | Archives

Personal names

Williams, Ellis R., sailor of Pwllheli

Corporate names

Golden Fleece Inn (Tremadog, Wales)