Llyn and Eifionydd Highways Accounts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

2 highways account books for the Llyn and Eifionydd areas of Caernarfonshire. They reflect the effort involved in the maintenance of country roads and contain place and personal names connected to Pwllheli and Nefyn.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Surveyor of Highways for the Llyn and Eifionydd district of north Wales at the turn of the 20th century was David Williams, who came originally from Penrhos near Pwllheli, Caernarfonshire. His son was Rev. Caleb Williams of Betws-y-coed.

Arrangement

Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, February 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 442-443

Conditions Governing Use

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