Pughe-Jones of Ynysgain Collection of Deeds and Papers,

Scope and Content

Papers of the family of Jones and Pughe-Jones of Ynysgain, Cricieth, Caernarfonshire, 1501-[c. 1955], including deeds, mostly relating to the Cricieth area and to Merionethshire, 1501-1890; and an account book, 1614-1918.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dorothea Pughe-Jones lived at the turn of the 20th century. She wrote a handbook on the history of Wales and was awarded a prize at the Royal National Eisteddfod of Merthyr Tydfil in 1901. Ynysgain, Cricieth, Caernarfonshire had been in the possession of the Jones and Pughe-Jones family since the 17th century.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following: manuscripts; deeds and documents.

Access Information

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Anne Eaden, Ynysgain, Cricieth, Caernarfonshire, 1957.

Note

Dorothea Pughe-Jones lived at the turn of the 20th century. She wrote a handbook on the history of Wales and was awarded a prize at the Royal National Eisteddfod of Merthyr Tydfil in 1901. Ynysgain, Cricieth, Caernarfonshire had been in the possession of the Jones and Pughe-Jones family since the 17th century.

Title based on contents of fonds.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales.

Archivist's Note

April 2003.

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Pughe-Jones of Ynysgain Collection of Deeds and Papers;

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply.

Appraisal Information

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..

Accruals

Accruals are not expected.

Related Material

Maps and plans transferred to the Department of Pictures and Maps under the name of A. Eaden.

Additional Information

Published

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