Menai Bridge Brass Band Papers

Scope and Content

Papers of the Menai Bridge Brass Band, Anglesey, 1898 - 1994.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Menai Bridge Brass Band, Menai Bridge (Porthaethwy), Anglesey, was founded during the 1890s. The first known concert took place in 1897. The first conductor was Captain George Senogles. The band played on the bandstand by the Pier; they practised in a former chapel in Mount Street, Menai Bridge.


Arranged in chronological order into: minutes; financial; attendance registers; newspaper cuttings and photographs; miscellaneous band matters; other miscellaneous.

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposits, 1984, 1994 and 1999.


Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)

Other Finding Aids

Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifdy Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Gwasanaeth Archifdy Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archivesand the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Gwasanaeth Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da /Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used for the compilation of this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, Catalogue, Menai Bridge Brass Band papers; Menai Bridge Band website (, viewed 24 September 2003.

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.


Disgwylir croniadau/Accruals are expected

Related Material

See also: WM/3; WSP/397; WDC; WSF/71