Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

H. Hainge Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/2841

Held at:

Title: H. Hainge Papers

Short title: Hainge, H., papers

Dates of creation: 1891-1950

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): H. Hainge


Administrative and biographical history: Henry (Harry) Hainge (fl. 1891-1937) was the proprietor of H. Hainge, tailor and draper, Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire, based at 100 High Street and later 49 East Avenue. He was married to Fanny Griffiths Hainge (d 1912), and later to Alice Ellen Hainge.


Scope and content: Records of H. Hainge, draper, 1891-1950,comprising financial records, 1891-1949, including ledgers, account books and papers relating to debts; business correspondence, 1902-1950; other business papers, 1908-1915; personal correspondence of Harry Hainge, 1918-1933; bills and vouchers of Mr and Mrs Hainge, 1917-1949; and insurance policies and other personal papers, 1891-1938.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: financial papers; correspondence; and miscellaneous.

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 Library of Wales.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau H. Hainge, 100 Stryd Fawr, Porthmadog, ac yn ddiweddarach 49 East Avenue, Porthmadog, teiliwr a dilladydd/Papers of H. Hainge, 100 High Street, Portmadoc, and later of 49 East Avenue, Portmadoc, tailor and draper, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: August 2004



Drapery industry | Wales | Porthmadog

Tailoring | Wales | Porthmadog

Tailors | Wales | Porthmadog

Personal names

Hainge, Harry (Henry), fl. 1891-1937

Corporate names

H. Hainge (Firm)