Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr, Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/4046
Title: Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr, Papers
Short title: Davies, Ivor E., Penmaenmawr, papers
Dates of creation: 1706-1978 (accumulated -1978)
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Ivor E. Davies
Administrative and biographical history: Ivor E. Davies (fl. 1933-1978) of Penmaenmawr, Caernarfonshire, researched the history of his local area, as well as the history of the quarrying industry in Wales.
Scope and content: Papers of and collected by Ivor E. Davies of Penmaenmawr, 1706-1978, including programmes and yearbooks, 1900-1950; correspondence, 1889-1971; research papers relating to industry, 1837-1975, including records of Welsh Granite Co. Ltd, 1900-1973; records relating to Penrhyn Quarry, 1800-1913; research papers relating to local history, 1706-1978; records relating to the Penyclip Road diversion, 1925-1935; maps, 1961; and miscellaneous papers, 1917-1969.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Programmes and yearbooks; Correspondence; Industry; Local history; Penyclip Road Diversion; O. S. Maps; Miscellaneous.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales 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
Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The fonds includes earlier records collected by Ivor Davies.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau Mr Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr/ Papers of Mr Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: July 2004