Guy Barlow Papers

Scope and Content

  • Research notebook, Change of Resistance, Nickel, Bangor Research, 1900-1901
  • Laboratory notebook, Physical Institute, Berlin, 1901-1902
  • Series of small notebooks relating to conduction, radiation, fall and motion of spheres, formulae, properties of matter, lightning, etc, undated
  • Notes on English language (Old English, influence of Teutonic languages, derivations etc), undated
  • Large bundle of files of note relating to damping vibrations in steel tuning forks of high frequency etc, 1900-1931
  • File of offprints of physics articles by Guy Barlow, 1903-1925
  • Bundle of general notes on sound, undated
  • Bundle of general notes on light, undated
  • Bundles (2) of ordnance survey maps and notes relating to climbing expeditions in the Hebrides, Snowdonia and other parts of north Wales, c. 1914-1951

Administrative / Biographical History

Guy Barlow, scientist and student at the University of Wales, Bangor, 1896-1901.


Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users


Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, August 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 26582-26595B, 33984-33985

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

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