Two photographs of John Rowland Jones with Captain A. T. Jones, taken outside the Plaid Cymru Office in Llangefni, Anglesey during the 1955 election campaign.
Photographs of John Rowland Jones
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS JRJ
- Dates of Creation1955
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description2 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
John Rowland Jones was a history graduate of the University College of North Wales who received an MA in 1955 on his work on The development of the Penrhyn Estate up to 1431. He was the Plaid Cymru candidate for Anglesey in the 1955 General Election. Soon after his defeat at the polls, he went missing. It is believed that he committed suicide although his body was never found.
Items incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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Presented by Prof Bedwyr Lewis Jones.
Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, July 2002.
Other Finding Aids
An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 33244 - 33245
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