Henry Williams Account Book

Scope and Content

An account book belonging to Henry Williams, recording his activities as a carrier in north Wales between 1853-1854.

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Williams was a carrier, a person who undertakes, for payment, the transport of goods. He carried goods on behalf of shops, blacksmiths and quarries. It is unclear whether he was based in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire or Ffestiniog, Merioneth.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Presented by J. D. Davies, Blaenau Ffestiniog, 1934.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 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 1541

Conditions Governing Use

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