Casgliad Tynyffordd

Scope and Content

Papers of William Hughes and Robert Owen Hughes, Tynyffordd, 1881-1957, including diaries, 1911-1937; correspondence, 1884, 1910-1937; financial records, 1907-1957, including bills and receipts, 1912-1937; programmes for meetings of Lleyn and Eifionnydd Calvinistic Methodists, 1912-1933; papers relating to Capel Berea, 1911-[1933]; notes on sermons, [1911]-[1931], and other religious papers, 1895-1933; genealogical notes on the Hughes family, [1925]-[1932]; poetry mainly by William Hughes, [1920]-[1932]; agricultural papers, [c. 1907]-936; miscellaneous personal papers, 1881-[1933]; family photographs, 1927-1932.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Hughes (1845-1934) of Tynyffordd, Efailnewydd, Llannor, Caernarfonshire, was a farmer who also sold milk and had two threshers for hire. He was an elder of Capel Berea (MC) in Efailnewydd. He died on 3 August 1934. His son was Robert Owen Hughes.


Arranged into the following: diaries; correspondence; financial records; religious; miscellaneous; photographs.

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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, Casgliad Tynyffordd/Tynyffordd Collection, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

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

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