The collection consists of the diaries of Reverend David Hughes, from 1884 to 1920 (with a few gaps) including accounts of his university life at Edinburgh and as minister at Caernarfon, recording details of home life, church meetings and incidental references to happenings in the town etc.
Diaries of Reverend David Hughes, Caernarfon
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS RDH
- Dates of Creation1884-1920
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description26 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Reverend David Hughes, M.A. was pastor of the Presbyterian Church, Castle Square, Caernarfon in the county of Caernarfonshire (now known as Gwynedd). He was a native of the Llanberis district; a graduate of Edinburgh University and was for some years minister at Rhiwlas and Pentir, Caernarfonshire till he moved to Castle Square in 1892.
Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .
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Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, October 2001
Other Finding Aids
Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 5067-5092
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