Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Charity Commission, Gwynedd charity accounts
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XD/54
Title: Charity Commission, Gwynedd charity accounts
Short title: Charity Commission, Gwynedd charity accounts
Dates of creation: 1900-1954
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Public Record Office
Administrative and biographical history: The Charity Commission, established in 1853, monitors the activities of charities in England and Wales, and receives information and accounts from the trustees of the charities. The Commission hands over the records to the Public Record Office (now The National Archives), which selects those meriting permanent retention there. Those not selected are offered to the relevant local record offices. This collection comprises papers concerning charities in Caernarfonshire.
Scope and content: Accounts of charities, 1900-1954, in the parishes of Aber, 1901-1932; Aberdaron, 1901-1933; Abererch, Llannor, 1901-1922; Bangor, 1900-1948; Beddgelert, 1907-1933; Betws-y-Coed, 1911-1932; Botwnnog, 1901-1926; Bryncroes, Botwnnog, 1900-1932; Caerhun, 1901-1937; Ceidio, 1901-1923; Clynnog-fawr, 1901-1947; Conwy, 1901-1932; Criccieth, 1929-1932; Deineio, 1901-1939; Dolbenmaen, 1901-1932; Dolwyddelan, 1901-1937; Edern, Nefyn, 1903-1953; Eglwys-rhos, 1901-1932; Gyffin, 1901-1930; Llanaelhaern, 1901-1930; Llanarmon, Llanstumdwy, 1908-1933; Llanbeblig, 1901-1930; Llanbedr-y-cennin, 1901-1933; Llandudno, 1901-1945; Llandwrog, 1901-1954; Llandygai, 1907-1932; Llandygwnning, Botwnnog, 1901-1934; Llanddeiniolen, 1935-1936; Llanengan, 1901-1952; Llanfaelrhys, 1901-1928; Llanfairfechan, 1911-1932; Llanfairisgaer, 1900-1933; Llanfihangel-y-Pennant, Dolbenmaen, 1901-1932; Llangelynnin, Henryd, 1907-1953; Llangian, Llanengan, 1909-1933; Llangwnnadl, Tudweiliog, 1908-1945; Llangybi, Llanystumdwy, 1900-1954; Llangystennin, Llandudno, 1901-1954; Llaniestyn, Botwnnog, 1909-1934; Llanllechid, 1901-1933; Llanllyfni, 1919-1934; Llannor, 1901-1931; Llanrug, 1901-1952; Llanwnda, 1901-1936; Llanystumdwy, 1901-1954; Llysfaen, 1909-1920; Mellteyrn, Botwnnog, 1901-1902; Nefyn, 1901-1953; Penmachno, 1901-1954; Penmorfa, Dolbenmaen, 1900-1932; Pentir, 1903-1932; Pistyll, 1901-1931; Rhiw, Aberdaron, 1901-1933; Tudweiliog, 1901-1921; Treflys, Ynyscynhaearn, 1926-1930; Ynyscynhaearn, 1901-1911; Llanbeblig and Llanrug, 1901-1942; and general, 1922-1955, including Pilgrim Trust annual reports, 1930-1955.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged by parish and into the groups 'mixed parishes' and 'general'.
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 transferred to Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Charity Commission Gwynedd Charity Accounts, catalogue; Charity Commission for England and Wales website (www.charity-commission.gov.uk), viewed 26 July 2004.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: July 2004