Kingsbridge Camp, Beaumaris, Facsimile Archive

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copies, 1980, of photographs of soldiers based at Kingsbridge camp, Beaumaris; copies, 1980, of caricatures of officers at the camp by Sapper Bernard W. Handley; copy letter and other facsimiles of material collected by A. H. Haley relating to the camp, including his own correspondence and notes, 1979, relating to his research.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Kingsbridge Camp, Llanfaes, near Beaumaris, Anglesey, was established in 1902 by the British Army as a training centre for the Royal Anglesey Royal Engineers, and was closed at the end of the First World War. Mr A. H. Haley, of Liverpool, advertised in the press, c. 1979, for information about the camp in the First World War, and received a variety of material in response, which was copied for deposit in the archive.

Conditions Governing Access

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Received from A. H. Haley, Liverpool.

Note

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 David Moore for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, Catalogue, Kingsbridge Camp, Beaumaris, Papers.

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.

Custodial History

Collected by A. H. Haley, Liverpool, from sources which in many (though not all) cases can be identified in Haley's correspondence.

Accruals

Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected

Location of Originals

The original material was either retained by A. H. Haley or returned to its owners.