Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Papers of Capt. Griffiths, Moranedd, Aberdaron
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/2460
Title: Papers of Capt. Griffiths, Moranedd, Aberdaron
Short title: Griffiths, Captain, of Aberdaron, papers
Dates of creation: 1813-1918
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Captain Robert Griffiths
Administrative and biographical history: Captain Robert Griffiths (fl. 1893-1916) of Moranedd, Aberdaron, Caernarfonshire, worked for the Beeswing Sailing Ship Co. Ltd, Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire, and in 1893 became captain of the barque 'Beeswing' until around 1910, undertaking voyages to Brazil.
Scope and content: Papers of Captain Griffiths, Moranedd, Aberdaron, 1813-1918, including deeds and related papers, 1813-1899; papers relating to the Beeswing, 1893-1907; papers relating to Moranedd, 1908-1916; and miscellaneous papers, 1867-1918.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Deeds; Papers relating to the Barque Beeswing; Papers relating to Moranedd, Aberdaron; and 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 and the National Library of Wales.
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
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau Capt. Griffiths, Moranedd, Aberdaron/ Papers of Capt. Griffiths, Moranedd, Aberdaron, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: July 2004