Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr, Papers

Scope and Content

Papers of and collected by Ivor E. Davies of Penmaenmawr, 1706-1978, including programmes and yearbooks, 1900-1950; correspondence, 1889-1971; research papers relating to industry, 1837-1975, including records of Welsh Granite Co. Ltd, 1900-1973; records relating to Penrhyn Quarry, 1800-1913; research papers relating to local history, 1706-1978; records relating to the Penyclip Road diversion, 1925-1935; maps, 1961; and miscellaneous papers, 1917-1969.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ivor E. Davies (fl. 1933-1978) of Penmaenmawr, Caernarfonshire, researched the history of his local area, as well as the history of the quarrying industry in Wales.


Arranged into the following: Programmes and yearbooks; Correspondence; Industry; Local history; Penyclip Road Diversion; O. S. Maps; Miscellaneous.

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau Mr Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr/ Papers of Mr Ivor E. Davies, Penmaenmawr.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in 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 deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

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