Maritime Records, Sailors' Institute, Barmouth

Scope and Content

Records collected by the Sailors' Institute, Barmouth, 1837-1917, including sea charts, 1837-1896; mercantile navy list and maritime directory, 1896-1917; and Lloyd's Registers, 1910-1917.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Sailors' Institute, Barmouth, Merionethshire, established in 1890, collected records including sea charts and Lloyd's Register of Shipping.


Arranged into the following: Sea charts; Mercantile Navy list and maritime directory; and Lloyd's registers.

Access Information

No restrictions


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Cofnodion Morol/ Maritime Records, Sailors' Institute, Barmouth, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names