Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon Deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/361

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Title: Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon Deeds

Short title: Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon, deeds

Dates of creation: 1835-1894

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 63 items

Name of creator(s): Henry Bailey Williams (1805-1879)

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Henry Bailey Williams (1805-1879) was rector of Llanberis, Caernarfonshire, 1836-1843, and Llanrug, Caernarfonshire, 1843-1879. He was the son of Peter Bailey Williams (1763-1836) and was married to Mary Ann Williams (d. 1867). He lived at Pantafon, Llanrug, and held other property in Llanrug as well as Tan-y-Dinas, Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Deeds and other documents relating to properties in Llanrug and Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire, 1835-1891; papers relating to Walmsby v. Allen in Chancery Division, 1887-1888; copy birth, marriage and death certificates of the Bailey Williams family, 1889; plans, posters and catalogues relating to the sale of Pantafon and Tan Dinas estates, 1891-1894.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon Deeds, catalogue; Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959).

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

Date(s) of description: October 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Llandwrog

Deeds | Wales | Llanrug

Personal names

Williams, Henry Bailey, 1805-1879

Corporate names

Pantafon Estate (Wales)

Places

Llandwrog

Llanrug