Talarvor Papers

Scope and Content

Records relating to Messrs Williams and Roberts, Talarvor, 1795-1878, including notebooks of John Williams as a medical student, 1815-1817; notebooks, account books, prescription books and other volumes relating to the practice, [19th century]; letters, 1846-1867; notes from Relieving Officers and Overseers of Pwllheli Union requesting medical attendance on Union patients, 1843-1878; bills and vouchers, 1854-1872; notices relating to goods delivered by rail, 1857-1859; printed book, 1795.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Williams (fl. 1815-1867) and John Roberts (fl. 1846-1878) ran a medical practice based at Talarvor, Llanystumdwy, Caernarfonshire. Messrs Williams and Roberts later became Messrs Roberts and Griffiths.


Arranged into the following: books; correspondence; notes; bills and vouchers; notices re. goods delivered by rail; miscellaneous.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papers re. medical Practice of Messrs Williams and Roberts (subsequently Messrs Roberts and Griffiths), Talarvor, Llanystumdwy, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

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