Catharine Davies Letter

Scope and Content

Letter from Catharine Davies in Edge Hill, Liverpool to her parents, Hugh Davies and his wife of Erw Gron, Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd. She has come across some other people of Welsh origin and complains that she does not have the opportunity to go to chapel often.

Administrative / Biographical History

Catharine Davies of Erw Gron, Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd was in service at Edge Hill, Liverpool in 1844.

Many Welsh men and women from north Wales settled in Liverpool during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, attracted mainly by the opportunity of employment and trade.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, November 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 9859

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