Essay : Samuel Roberts, Llanbryn-mair

Scope and Content

An unfinished essay written by George Griffiths, Llangollen on the subject of Samuel Roberts.

Administrative / Biographical History

Samuel Roberts, 1800-1885, of Llanbryn-mair was a Congregational Minister and a Radical reformer. He was a strong supporter of the Anti Corn Law League and fought for many changes in the world of agriculture and education. For further biographical information consult Samuel Roberts (Cardiff, 1987) by D. Ben Rees.

No biographical information was available at time of compilation of description regarding George Griffiths of Llangollen.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, August 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 13958

Conditions Governing Use

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

Related Material

The papers of Samuel Roberts (S.R., 1800-85) and John Roberts (J.R., 1804-84), are held at the National Library of Wales.

See also the correspondence amongst the Gwylfa Papers held at the University of Wales Bangor.