Account books, dating from 1885 - 1909, containing the names of customers from the Ffestiniog area. Some names appear exactly as they were used in everyday speech, as nicknames.
Tanygrisiau Cobbler Account Books
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS TCAB
- Dates of Creation1885 - 1909
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description5 items
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Administrative / Biographical History
David Hughes, Richard Hughes and Owen Hughes worked as cobblers in Tanygrisiau, Merioneth in the late 19th century and early 20th century. They came originally from Trawsfynydd and were descendents of Owen Prysor and Dewi Fwnwr.
Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, September 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 1535, 2181-2182A, 2544
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