Bardsey Island Chapel Annual Report

Scope and Content

Annual Report of Bardsey Island Chapel, 1932.

Administrative / Biographical History

Bardsey Island lies off the cost of the Lleyn peninsula in north Wales. It was an important place of pilgrimage in Wales and legend has it that thousands of saints were buried there.

On the island there is a lighthouse, the ruins of a Medieval Abbey, farmhouses and a Calvinistic Methodist Chapel.

Today, the island is administered by the Bardsey Island Trust which was established in 1979.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, October 2003.

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 14827

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

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