Glass Plates Negatives: Casgliad Llyfrgell Llangefni Library Collection of the Anglesey Antiquarian Society

Scope and Content

GLASS PLATE NEGATIVES: Showing archaeological sites and monuments across Anglesey.

There is a set of early slides of Din Lligwy Romano - British enclosed hut group settlement in Penrhoslligwy.

Some slides show excavations [probably 1905 - 7] also archaeological drawings of the finds, sections and plans.

There are negatives of church fittings, stone carvings and archaeological sites of interest in other parts of Wales and England.

Administrative / Biographical History

The glass slides were in part originally prepared for an article; The Megalithic Remains of Anglesey by Neil E. Baynes F.S.A. and read before the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion at 20 Hanover Square on 10th February 1911


The items have been catalogued in the order by which they arrived at Anglesey Archives, the primary order might have been lost.

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit.


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 Archifau Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of 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 Amanda Sweet for Archifau Ynys Môn using the following source: Archifiau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, WSM/622

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.

Custodial History

These slides were deposited with the Anglesey County Council Library Collection, and before his retirement Handel Evans transferred the collection to Anglesey Archives.


Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected