Capel Helyg History Notebooks

Scope and Content

3 notebooks consisting of the history of Helyg Congregational Chapel in Llangybi, Caernarfonshire, created around 1850CHapos;s. They include references to the dispute that occurred in 1844 between chapel members. One item contains later amendments and notes in the hand of Robert Evans, also known as Cybi.

Administrative / Biographical History

Consult Hanes Eglwysi Annibynnol Cymru for administrative details regarding the Congregational chapel, Capel Helyg, situated in Llangybi parish, Caernarfonshire.


Items incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts. There is no apparent system of arrangement.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Items 5904-5905 were donated by Mrs C. Jones of Garth, Chwilog in December 1946. Item 4115 was presented to the University of Wales Bangor in 1941 by Cybi of Llangybi.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 4115, 5904-5905

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.