Reverend Thomas David Jones Papers

Scope and Content

This collection consists of material accumulated by Reverend Jones as the basis for a history of Capel Curig parish, of which he had drafted the first few chapters before he died. Material includes typescript drafts of early chapters, notebooks, miscellaneous notes, extracts from printed sources and correspondence with fellow researchers and antiquaries.

Administrative / Biographical History

Reverend Thomas David Jones, d. 1943, was curate at Caernarfonshire, firstly at parishes of Dwygyfylchi and Penmaenmawr from 1905 until 1921 and then vicar of Capel Curig parish from 1921 until 1943. He died in 1943.


Material is arranged according to record type and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Access Information

Open to all users

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Reverend Jones' widow.


Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, October 2001

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 7372-7377

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.