Scrapbook: 'Wanderings in Wales', Compiled by Mr Don and Mrs Edwed Richards

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

This consists of a diary of excursions undertaken by [? Mr & Mrs Richards] to places of historic and cultural interest throughout Wales. It includes a narrative of the journey [interspersed with many car breakdowns] accompanied by photographs of places and people, together with leaflets of local interest.

Places visited and described include Llanuwchlyn to see the family home of Sir O M Edwards; Caergai and Ty Coch near Bala, connected with Rowland Fychan; Cwm Bychan and Gerddi Bluog; Pantycelyn; Cefn Brith, home of John Penri; the home of Ann Griffiths at Dolwar Fech; Pumpsaint and Talley Abbey and many other places of historic interest, especially castles, churches, abbeys and houses with historic associations.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see http://www.conwy.gov.uk/en/Resident/Libraries-Museums-and-Archives/Archives/Archives.aspx.