Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Parch. Stanley Williams and Dr. Gwilym Arthur Jones Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XD/94

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Title: Parch. Stanley Williams and Dr. Gwilym Arthur Jones Papers

Short title: Williams, Parch. Stanley and Jones, Dr. Gwilym Arthur papers

Dates of creation: 1850-1988

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium:

Name of creator(s): The Rev. Stanley Williams and Dr. Gwilym Arthur Jones


Administrative and biographical history: The Rev. Stanley Williams was the overseer of Cilgwyn Slate Quarry in 1873. His father Ellis William Williams was the manager of the Amalgated Slate Association Quarries, Llys Twrog, Upper Llandwrog. No information on Dr. Gwilym Arthur Jones.


Scope and content: Personal and family history papers, 1893-1988; notebooks and writings of Ellis William Williams, 1924-1936; quarrying, 1850-1933; photographs, 1898-1979; curios


Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: personal/family history; notebooks/writings of Ellis William Williams; quarrying; photographs; curios

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws 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. The catalogue is available online.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarvon Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Catalogue of Parch. Stanley Williams and Dr. Gwilym Arthur Jones Papers.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: September 2004.



Amalgamated Slate Association | Records and correspondence

Quarries and quarrying | Wales | Gwynedd

Slate industry | Wales | Gwynedd | Archives

Williams, Stanley, | quarry overseer | Archives

Personal names

Williams, Stanley, quarry overseer

Corporate names

Amalgamated Slate Association