Papers of John Meredyth Pugh

Scope and Content

Papers of John Meredyth Pugh, 1853-1975, including personal papers, 1901-1975, papers relating to Seion Baptist Chapel, Barmouth, 1876-1975; papers relating to education, 1915-1956; religious pamphlets and magazines, 1899-1938; books, 1853-1949; miscellaneous magazines, 1903-1916; miscellaneous papers, 1875-1972; and photographs, 1913-1915.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Meredyth Pugh (1892-1976) lived in Barmouth, Merionethshire. He was a student at the Normal College, Bangor, Caernarfonshire, and became a teacher at Dolgellau Primary School, Merionethshire, until 1956. He was also Treasurer of the Seion Baptist Chapel, Barmouth, and a member of the Barmouth Lodge of Freemasons.


Arranged into the following: Seion Baptist Chapel, Barmouth; Education; Personal papers; Religious pamphlets and magazines; Books; Miscellaneous magazines; Miscellaneous papers and pamphlets; and Photographs.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Papurau John Meredyth Pugh/ Papers of John Meredyth Pugh, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available, in English and Welsh, 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

Related Material

Further photographs collected by J. M. Pugh are Meirionnydd Archives, Z/S 234.

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