Papurau W. Pryce Williams, Tywyn

Scope and Content

Papers of W. Pryce Williams, 1863-1958, comprising printed flyers of local interests, 1887-1958, including lists of pupils at Towyn Council School, 1927-1936; family papers, 1894-1939; letters, 1894-1907; note books, 1863-1935; and miscellaneous papers, 1891-1955.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Pryce Williams (d. 1944) of Tywyn, Merionethshire, was the headmaster of Towyn Elementary School.


Arranged into the following: printed flyers; family papers; letters; note books; and miscellaneous papers.

Conditions Governing Access

No restriction.


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (Dolgellau), Papurau W. Pryce Williams, Tywyn.

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.

Custodial History

The papers passed to G. Felix Williams, Tywynfa, Tywyn, possibly a relative. some material was added after the death of W. Pryce Williams.


Accruals are not expected.

Geographical Names