Mrs Eluned Wanhill Deposit

Scope and Content

Deeds and documents relating to lands and messuages in the parish of Llanllechid and the village of Bethesda, Caernarfonshire e.g. Coed Quarry. Some lands belonged to the Cefnfaes Estate, Bethesda.

Also, a history of the missionary school in Coetmor Bethesda and a poem entitled John Griffith y Gors by Gaerwydd Pritchard.

Administrative / Biographical History

No biographical information was available at time of compilation of description regarding Mrs Eluned Wanhill. However, it is apparent that she had some connection with the University College of North Wales and with the village of Bethesda in Caernarfonshire.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Items deposited by Mrs Eluned Wanhill.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, February 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 26191-26195, 26630-26638, 35373-35375

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.


The poem was published in Y Traethodydd in 1882.

Personal Names