Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Caernarfonshire Official Maps and Plans
Reference code(s): GB 0219 OFFANS
Title: Caernarfonshire Official Maps and Plans
Short title: Caernarfonshire official maps and plans
Dates of creation: 1774-1949
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Caernarfonshire Record Office
Administrative and biographical history: Caernarfonshire Record Office accumulated a collection of maps and plans mainly relating to statutory undertakings in Caernarfonshire.
Scope and content: Maps and plans and associated records relating to Caernarfonshire, 1774-1949, including bridges, 1815-1878; contractors' bonds relating to bridges, 1774-1900; electric lighting, 1894-1925; gas and water, 1821-1927; harbours and piers, 1845-1915; railways, 1824-1925; road diversions, 1776-1939; and miscellaneous papers, 1795-1949.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: bridges; electric lighting; gas and water; harbours and piers; railways; road diversions; and sundries.
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 possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The arcghive comprises earlier material accumulated by the Record Office.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Official Maps and Plans, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: September 2004