Bangor Congregational Sunday School Minute Book

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Original minute book, 1821-1843, and a manuscript copy in the hand of Llew Tegid. Contains details of the various Sunday School activities - meetings of teachers, meetings of schools etc.

Administrative / Biographical History

In the early 19th century Ebenezer Congregational Chapel was founded in Bangor. The cause flourished but a dispute in 1879 led to the establishment of another chapel, Pendref, situated on the High Street, Bangor.

Arrangement

Items incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

The manuscript copy was acquired in 1928 whilst the original was donated in 1951 by Mr Ernest Roberts of Bangor.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 397, 8703

Conditions Governing Use

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

Custodial History

Original manuscript was once in the possession of Hugh Davies, Old Ebenezer Place, Bangor.

Related Material

Also held at the Archives Department are the Papers of Llew Tegid, Ebenezer Chapel Records and Pendref Chapel Records. Collection level descriptions are available on the Archives Hub.