Robert Thomas, Bryncroes Account Book

Scope and Content

An account book containing a variety of entries such as goods bought, wages paid out to John Hughes, money lending and investing in shipbuilding in Aberdaron, Pwllheli and Tudweliog, Caernarfonshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

It is evident from this document that Robert Thomas of Ty Engan, Bryncroes, Caernarfonshire was a fairly substantial farmer. He played an active role in the Wesleyan cause in the Llyn peninsula and in the local Bible Society.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Access Information

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, October 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 1540

Conditions Governing Use

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