Diaries of Rev. Edwin Jones

Scope and Content

6 diaries which run from 13 July 1933 to 7 February 1935. The entries are poignant in the extreme and are in the form of letters from Edwin Jones to his deceased son, Elis Wyn.

Administrative / Biographical History

Reverend Edwin Jones of Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd lost his only son, Elis Wyn, in a cycling accident on 2 June 1933. Edwin Jones died in 1950. No further biographical information was available at time of compilation of description.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, November 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 10013-10018

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