Papers relating to Charities on Anglesey

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Charities on Anglesey.

Includes The Welsh Intermediate Education Act, 1889 that has a section on the Endowed Schools Act, and a report by Charity Commissioners.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Charity Commission register and regulate charities in England and Wales and maintains the Central Register of Charities. It was first established by the Charitable Trusts Act 1853. Prior to this a body of Commissioners had been established by the Statue of Charitable Uses 1601. There had been several attempts at reforming charities before 1853 that were opposed by various interest groups including the church. The power of the commission was strengthened by amendments to the act in 1855, 1860 and 1862. The Charities Act 2006 established the current structure of the organisation.

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit.


Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)

Other Finding Aids

Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifau Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da /Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Hayden Burns for Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.


Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected