Papers deposited by Colonel A. H. K. Campbell relating to Blaenau Ffestiniong, Merionethshire, comprising notebook containing transcripts of vestry minutes and accounts, 1819-1926; amd manuscript history of the parish of Ffestiniog translated into Welsh, [c. 1840].
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 220 Z/M/1044
- Dates of Creation1819-[c. 1840]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical Description(2 items)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Ffestiniog is a parish and town in Merionethshire (later known as Blaenau Ffestiniog). The population of the parish grew rapidly in the 19th century with the development of the slate industry.
Arranged into the following: notebook; and manuscript.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Col. A. H. K. Campbell, Clerical Department, Dolgellau, 9th July 1973.
Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (Dolgellau),Campbell Papers; Insight Guide to Wales (London, 1989).
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, the National Register of Archives and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright laws apply.
All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.
The papers came into the possession of Col. A. H. K. Campbell.
Accruals are not expected.