Edwin Roberts of the Brig Utopia, Letter Book

Scope and Content

Comprises a letter book of Edwin Roberts of the brig Utopia, 1886-1888. Many letters are from Hamburg in Germany to firms at Swansea, Briton Ferry, Port Talbot and particularly to Jenkin Hill and Sons, Briton Ferry. Most of the correspondence is made up of references to stores and cargo.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edwin Roberts was master of the brig Utopia, of Aberystwyth, 1886-1888.


This item has been incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

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Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, May 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference number: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 4231

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