Semple Deeds and Papers

Scope and Content

Semple collection of Llanycil, Trawsfynydd and Bala papers, comprising sale catalogues, 1837, 1920; deeds, 1837-1932; and letters, 1925.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mr Alan Semple (fl. 1971), of Bythyn Mair, Dolgellau, Merionethshire, discovered a collection of apparently unrelated documents concerning properties in Llanycil, Trawsfynydd and Bala, Merionethshire, in an old safe.


Arranged into the following: sale catalogues; deeds; and letters.

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted access.


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (Dolgellau), Semple Deeds and Papers.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, the National Register of Archives and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

Personal Names