Diary of John Evans, Policeman

Scope and Content

Diary (original and photocopy) of John Evans, 1859-1868. It consists, for the most part, of brief records of the various crimes (petty and otherwise) committed in the Llandudno, Conwy and Llanrwst area. Also, there is a full and interesting description of a visit to London in October 1862.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Evans, was the first Superintendent of police at Conwy, north Wales.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, March 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 10370 and 14904

Conditions Governing Use

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