Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr, Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/4046

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Title: Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr, Papers

Short title: Davies, Ivor E., Penmaenmawr, papers

Dates of creation: 1706-1978 (accumulated [1935]-1978)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Ivor E. Davies

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Davies, Ivor E., | of Penmaenmawr | Archives

Penmaenmawr (Wales) | History

Quarries and quarrying | Wales | Gwynedd

Personal names

Davies, Ivor E., of Penmaenmawr

Corporate names

Welsh Granite Company

Places

Penmaenmawr