Sara Roberts, Pwllheli, Papers

Scope and Content

Papers of Sara Roberts, 1634-1978, comprising programmes, booklets and other items of Pwlheli interest, [1860s]-1961; copies of The Pwllheli News, 1930-1939; notebooks of Sara Roberts and others relating to Pwllheli, [19th century]-[20th century]; deeds relating to Tŷ Mawr in Edern, Nefyn, Caernarfonshire, 1749-1830; items of historical Caernarfonshire interest, 1634-1973; records relating to the Lleyn and Eifionydd District of the Calvinistic Methodist Church, 1871-1973, and records relating to individual chapels, 1904-1976; sale catalogues, relating to properties in the Pwllheli and Lleyn areas, 1905-1961; newspaper cuttings and other items relating to David Lloyd George, 1900-1978; photographs, 1876-[1960s], of general Pwllheli interest and of Pwllheli Harbour scheme, people, chapels and Sunday Schools, schools and Lloyd George.

Administrative / Biographical History

Miss Sara Roberts (fl. 1918-1978) was a native of Pwllheli, Caernarfonshire, and collected papers relating to the Eifionydd and Lleyn areas, particularly to local chapels and David Lloyd George (1863-1945).


Arranged into the following: Pwllheli; deeds of Tŷ Mawr, Edern; miscellaneous items of historical interest; chapel records: Lleyn and Eifionydd District; individual chapels; sale catalogues; Lloyd George; photographs.

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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Papers of the late Miss Sara Roberts of Pwllheli, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


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