Papers of Evan Jones and Son, Timber Merchants

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Evan Jones and Son, Timber Merchants, 1854-1968, including records relating to the timber yard, 1924-1953; deeds, mostly relating to land in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire, 1854-1937; accounts and rental records, 1917-1968; correspondence, 1913-1968; miscellaneous property records, 1911-1925; personal papers, 1930-1963; and photographs, [c.1900].

Administrative / Biographical History

Evan Jones and Son (Evan Jones a'i Fab) was a firm of timber merchants based in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire. The company was run by Francis Evan Jones during the early 20th century.


Arranged into the following: Timber yard; Property; and Personal.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Source not recorded


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papurau Evan Jones a'i Fab Masnachwyr Coed/ Papers of Evan Jones and Son Timber Merchants, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names