Frank Ellis Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of Frank Ellis, 1918-1945, comprising correspondence, 1918-1938; ship's log books, 1923-1935; diary, 1937-1938; books, 1915-1928; photographs, 1939-1945; ship's cash book, 1918-1928; and account papers, 1928-1936.

Administrative / Biographical History

Captain Frank Ellis was the Master of the S. S. Novgorod. He received a certificate on a 'submarine menace' course held at Chatham, Kent, in 1918.


Original order maintained

Access Information

No restrictions.


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Frank Ellis Collection

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained


Accruals are not expected.

Corporate Names