Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon

Scope and Content

Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon, 1869-1957, including ledgers, 1869-1957; journals, 1870-1943; day books, 1909-1949; receipts and payment books, [?1895]-1936; purchase journals, 1917-1935; order and letter books, 1908-1951; diaries, 1899-1902; stock taking books, 1906-1952; miscellaneous papers, 1885-[c.1951]; and photographs, 1911-1912.

Administrative / Biographical History

The firm of Evan Jones & Son (Evan Jones a'i Fab) was an ironmongers, motor engineers and cycle agent, based in Caernarfon, Caernarfonshire. Evan Jones also had business premises at Ebeneser and Penygroes, Caernarfonshire.


Arranged into the following: Ledgers; Journals; Day books; Receipts and payments books; Purchase journals; Order and letter books; Postcard and memo books; Diaries; Stock taking books; Books used for various different purposes; Miscellaneous account books; and Miscellaneous.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Source not recorded


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Cofnodion Evan Jones a'i Fab, Caernarfon/ Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Realated photographs are Caernarfon Record Office, XS/2208.