Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Papers of Evan Jones and Son, Timber Merchants

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/10976

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Title: Papers of Evan Jones and Son, Timber Merchants

Short title: Evan Jones and Son (timber merchants), Porthmadog, papers

Dates of creation: 1854-1968

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Evan Jones and Son, Timber Merchants

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Evan Jones and Son (Evan Jones a'i Fab) was a firm of timber merchants based in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire. The company was run by Francis Evan Jones during the early 20th century.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Papers relating to Evan Jones and Son, Timber Merchants, 1854-1968, including records relating to the timber yard, 1924-1953; deeds, mostly relating to land in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire, 1854-1937; accounts and rental records, 1917-1968; correspondence, 1913-1968; miscellaneous property records, 1911-1925; personal papers, 1930-1963; and photographs, [c.1900].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Timber yard; Property; and Personal.

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

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau Evan Jones a'i Fab Masnachwyr Coed/ Papers of Evan Jones and Son Timber Merchants, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: August 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Porthmadog

Evan Jones and Son (Timber merchants : Porthmadog, Wales) | Archives

Timber merchants | Wales | Porthmadog

Personal names

Corporate names

Evan Jones and Son, timber merchants (Porthmadog, Wales)

Places

Porthmadog