Memoir of Samuel Owen

Scope and Content

Five page handwritten memoir of Samuel Owen, translated from Soinskt Biographiskt Handlesikon, a Swedish biographical dictionary.

Administrative / Biographical History

Samuel Owen (1774 - 1854) was a distinguished mechanical engineer and temperance advocate of the Wesleyan Methodist faith. He was a native of Shropshire.


Item is incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

This item was found among the papers of Dr Robert Roberts of Isallt, Ffestiniog and donated to the University of Wales, Bangor by J.W. Jones, Tanygrisiau.


Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, June 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference number: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 374

Conditions Governing Use

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