Rhos-y-Gad School Records, Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll

Scope and Content

Annual reports of inspectors, 1872-1926; duplicate examination schedules, 1879-1892; returns and claims, 1887-1930; miscellanea, including various circulars from the Education Department, agreements for the engagement of pupil teachers, awards for proficiency in drawing syllabus of work and time-table etc; six photographs of pupils and staff, late 19th to early 20th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rhos-y Gad Board School (later Council School) in Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll, Anglesey, was reported as being vigorously conducted in 1875 by the Her Majesty's Inspector. In 1912 it was reported that An excellent new School has been built. The playgrounds are extensive, and adequate provision is made for teaching Cookery and Gardening.


Arranged according to record type and then chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Access Information

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Miss Eluned Owen, Garnedd Wen, Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, September 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 13964-13968

Conditions Governing Use

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