Photographs of John E. Archbald

Scope and Content

A collection of black and white photographs taken by the late John E. Archbald, of various scenes in North Wales, namely :

  • Menai Straits and Menai Bridge
  • H.M.S. Conway
  • Plas-Nant, Abergwyngregyn
  • Swallow-Falls near Betws-y-Coed
  • Aberglaslyn Pass
  • Conway Suspension Bridge and Castle
  • Beaumaris Castle
  • Porthmadog Estuary
  • Snowdonia
  • Llanddona village, Anglesey

Administrative / Biographical History

John E. Archbald A.R.P.S. was born on 4 December 1905 and died on 3 December 1985. No further biographical information was available at time of compilation of description.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Items were presented to the University of Wales Bangor by Mr and Mrs Ian Tully.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 2003.

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 37757-37786

Conditions Governing Use

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


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