Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
William Lloyd Jones Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/5092
Title: William Lloyd Jones Papers
Short title: Lloyd Jones, William, papers
Dates of creation: 1881- (mainly 1881-1887)
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (77 items)
Name of creator(s): William Lloyd Jones
Administrative and biographical history: William Robert Lloyd Jones (fl. 1881-1887) of 60 Coleshill St, Eaton Square, and later 20 Whitehall Place, London, owned three farms in Caernarfonshire: Bryn-y-Gloch in Tudweiliog, Bryntirion in Llanengan, and Ty Newydd (or Tynlon) in Pistyll. Bryn-y-Gloch and Bryntirion were sold at auction in February 1883, while Ty Newydd was retained. Nevin United Granite Quarries (Carnarvonshire) Limited later showed an interest in purchasing Ty Newydd to construct a tramway.
Scope and content: Papers of William Lloyd Jones, 1881-1887, , relating to his sale of Bryn-y-Gloch in Tudweiliog, Bryntirion in Llanengan and Ty Newydd in Pistyll, all Caernarfonshire, comprising deeds, plans and other papers, 1881-1883, , and correspondence with the auctioneer and solicitors, 1882-1884; and correspondence with Nevin United Granite Quarries (Carnarvonshire) Limited relating to the possible sale of Ty Newydd, 1886-1887.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: papers re. property sales; correspondence.
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 Meirionnydd Archives.
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, William Lloyd Jones Papers, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: November 2004