Sermon Notebook of William Jones, Porthmadog

Scope and Content

A book containing a list of the subjects of sermons preached by William Jones from 1859-1871, mostly in Cricieth and Porthmadog. Contains some interesting references such as the names of people baptised.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Jones of Porthmadog was one of the main leaders of the Campbellite Baptists of Wales.

For further information regarding this branch of Baptists, consult "The McLeanist and Campbellite Baptist of Wales" by Witton Davies in the Transactions of the Baptist Historical Society, 1921.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the University of Wales Bangor in 1929.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, January 2004.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 488

Conditions Governing Use

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