Papers of Evan Evans, Erw Fair

Scope and Content

This collection consists of documents relating to Evan Evans including will and probate documents, a marriage settlement bond and a lease of property at High Street, Bangor.

Administrative / Biographical History

Evan Evans of Erw Fair, Bangor in Gwynedd was a prominent wine merchant and a significant benefactor to the Wesleyan denomination. He was a major influence in the founding of St Paul's School, Bangor which opened in 1859. He died in 1873.


Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

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Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, November 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: 5266-5269

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

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