Rev. John Hughes Diaries and Sermons

Scope and Content

3 volumes of diaries ranging from 1880-1893 and a notebook used by John Hughes and containing, amongst other things, notes of lectures delivered at Bala Theological College. Also, comprehensive notes made by a W.P. J. of Denbighshire of a sermon delivered by John Hughes in Liverpool in 1890.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev. John Hughes of Llannerch-y-medd, Anglesey; Liverpool and Caernarfon, Gwynedd was one of the boldest thinkers of the Methodist movement and one of the most refined preachers of his age. He died in 1893.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, March 2004.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 544-548

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