Papers: Hugh Williams of Llanrhyddlad

Scope and Content

Papers: Includes: Ledgers, 1888 - 1951, the earliest including apprenticeships of William and Robert Jones of Tan y Bryn; and Account books, 1924 - 1952.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hugh Williams (fl. 1888-1907) of Llanrhyddlad, Angelsey, was a building contractor and joiner, undertaking numerous building jobs in the area. His firm later became H. & J. Williams, partners John Williams and William Williams. The company dealt in glass, oil, paint, lime, bricks, tiles, slates, cement and other decorating and building supplies and also made coffins. The firm's clients included the Diocese of Bangor, chapels, Valley Hotel and the Education and Smallholding departments of Anglesey County Council, School Boards and Anglesey Rustic Marble Co. They carried out building work in Rhydwen, Llanrhuddlad, Borthwen, Llanfechell, Llanfairynghornwy, Bodedern, Rhoscolyn, Four Milr Bridge, Valley, Llandrygarn, Caergeiliog, Bryngwran, Llanfaethlu, Trearddur Bay and Llanfigael.


Arranged into the following: ledgers; account books.

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit.


Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives Caernarfon Record Office, and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da / Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, Minor Lists, Hugh Williams (contractor).

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

It has not been possible to confirm that Hugh Williams was the same firm as H. & J. Williams.


Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected