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Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society Records

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/3121

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Title: Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society Records

Short title: Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society, records

Dates of creation: 1865-1880

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 191 items

Name of creator(s): Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society


Administrative and biographical history: The Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society was established in Llandudno, Caernarfonshire, in 1865. The Society's secretary was Thomas Hughes of Parade Hotel, Llandudno. The Llandudno Building Society appears to have been wound up in 1880.


Scope and content: Records of Llandudno Building Society, 1865-1880, including minutes, 1865-1878; rules, 1865-1874; share certificates, 1865-1880; correspondence, 1871-1880; financial records, 1865-1880, including account books, cheque books, balance sheets and receipts; and invoices, receipts and other papers of Thomas Hughes, 1873-1878.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Society papers; financial papers; correspondence; and private papers of Thomas Hughes.

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, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
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, Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society Records, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: August 2004



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Personal names

Hughes, Thomas, hotelier of Llandudno

Corporate names

Llandudno Permanent Benefit Building Society