Papers of Captain George Roberts, Broneirian, Porth Amlwch, Master

Scope and Content

Papers of Captain George Roberts, Broneirian, Porth Amlwch, Master including certificates of discharge; receipts; correspondence; ships scrap logbooks; wages sheets and personal diaries.

Administrative / Biographical History

On a certificate of discharge, George's birth is noted as 1st April 1878. He was born in Liverpool and notes in one of his diaries the birth of a George McConall on 3rd April 1878 in Everton, Liverpool to a George and Ann Roberts who married in 1877. He worked for Richard Hughes & Co the master on their steamships taking cargo from UK to France, the company for whom he worked all his career. On reading his diaries it appeared he stopped work on the grounds of ill health and died at the young age of 55 on 18th June 1933.


Arranged chronologically/Trefnwyd yn gronolegol

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit


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Other Finding Aids

Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifau Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives 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 Amanda Sweet for Archifau Ynys Môn using the following source: Archifiau Ynys Môn/Anglesey Archives, WM/2612.

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.


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