Ledgers of Griffith Williams, ironmonger

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

2 ledgers, 1838-1846 and 1853-1873, which reflect the diverse business activities of Griffith Williams together with accounts of expenses entailed in renovating cottages which he had purchased in Rosemary Lane, Conwy, together with rents received from tenants thereof.

The later item also contains the accounts of Mrs R. G. Williams,1909-1911.

Administrative / Biographical History

Griffith Williams was a plumber, glazier, painter, paperhanger, dealer in all kinds of ironmongery and general tinplate worker who conducted his business from 13 Castle Street, Conwy, north Wales.

Mrs R. G. Williams, milliner of Granville House, Penmaen-mawr was the wife of R. G. Williams, grandson of the aforementioned Griffith Williams.

Arrangement

Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Mr Idwal Jones, Penmaen-mawr

Note

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 numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 13959 - 13960

Conditions Governing Use

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