Papers of Pierce O. Evans relating mostly to Maentwrog and Llandecwyn, Merionethshire, 1803-1919, including miscellaneous rate and account books, 1803-1877; letters, 1859-1909; probate records, 1842-1875; rent book of Llenyrch Farm, Llandecwyn, 1846-1861; deeds relating to Llenyrch, 1885-1919; school exercise books, -1857; printed matter, 1853-1888; and balance sheets for Porthmadog ships, 1884-1901.
Papurau Pierce O. Evans, Maentwrog
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- ReferenceGB 220 ZM/658
- Dates of Creation1803-1919
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical Description(54 items)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Pierce O. Evans, of Felenrhyd Fawr, Maentwrog, Merionethshire, accumulated documents relating to the parishes of Maentwrog and Llandecwyn, Merionethshire, including Llenyrch Farm, Llandecwyn, which was farmed by John Evans (fl. 1846-1898) and William Evans (fl. 1898-1919), and the schooner G. & W. Jones and brig Martha Perceival, based in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire.
Conditions Governing Access
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection, catalogue.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.
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Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
Accruals are not expected