Ysgol Brynrefail Records

Scope and Content

Records of Ysgol Brynrefail, 1900-1972, including admission registers, 1900-1945; school report books, 1935-1955; form teachers' and examination reports, 1953-1969; book registers, 1935-1954; records relating to sports and social activities, 1933-1972.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ysgol Brynrefail, formerly Llanberis County School, is a rural secondary school located close to the village of Llanrug, Caernarfonshire. The school was originally founded in 1900 as a grammar school and situated in the village of Brynrefail. When the number of pupils increased a new building was constructed on the school's current site.


Arranged into the following: Admission and discharge of pupils; School work and conduct of pupils; Social life of the school and sports activities

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Cofnodion O Ysgol Brynrefail, Llanrug (Ysgol Sir Llanberis Gynt)/ Records from Brynrefail School, Llanrug (formerly Llanberis County School), catalogue; Brynrefail School Homepage, (http://www.brynrefail.gwynedd.sch.uk/saesneg.htm) viewed 23 September 2004.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are possible