The collection consists of research material, lecture notes and article drafts by John Ingman on a wide variety of subjects relating to the history of Bangor including transport, manufacturing and trade, hospitals, engineering works, parish matters and religious and social life, mainly covering the period from the late eighteenth to the twentieth century. Also includes notes on Flintshire history with particular reference to the parishes of Treuddyn and Mold.
John Ingman Papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS ING
- Dates of Creation[ca. 1940-1950]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description70 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
John Ingman, (d. 1950), local historian, was a native of Treuddyn, Flintshire who settled in Bangor, Gwynedd (formerly Caernarfonshire). When he retired from his work as a travelling salesman, he became involved in studying the local history of Bangor and its surrounding area. Some of the results of his research were published in the Transactions of the Caernarvonshire Historical Society for the years 1947, 1949, 1950 and 1952.
There is no apparent system of arrangement. Material was received at different times and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .
Conditions Governing Access
Open to all users
Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, August 2001
Other Finding Aids
Item level word processed list is available at the Department of Manuscripts at the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 10034-10099, 11612, 11633-11635
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.
Inscriptions and epitaphs on tombstones in Bangor cathedral, collected by John Ingham and R.E. Jones of Bangor in 1948. Reference numbers General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 7345-7346