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National Library of Wales
Hughes, Harold, collection of deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0210 HARHES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Harold Hughes Collection of Deeds

Short Title: Hughes, Harold, collection of deeds

Creation date(s): 1577x1852

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.058 cubic metres (1 box, 1 roll)

Name of creator(s): Harold Hughes

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Henry Harold Hughes (1864-1940), archaeologist, was born in Liverpool. He became an architect in Bangor around 1891. He was appointed diocesan surveyor and architect in 1900 and restored many churches in the Bangor diocese. He was interested in archaeology and he joined the Cambrian Archaeological Association in 1892 and became president of the society in 1930. From its foundation, he was a member of the Council of the National Museum of Wales and of the Commission on Ancient Monuments of Wales from 1935 onwards.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and marriage settlements collected by Harold Hughes, relating mainly to properties in the parishes of Llanfihangel Genau'r-glyn, Llangynfelyn, and Llanbadarn Fawr, Cardiganshire, 1577-1852.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Latin

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated to the National Library of Wales by H. Harold Hughes, Bangor, in 1932.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of donor. The deeds precede the life of Harold Hughes.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Harold Hughes Collection of Deeds; Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Llanbadarn Fawr (Ceredigion)
Deeds | Wales | Llandre
Deeds | Wales | Llangynfelyn

Personal names

Corporate names

Places
Cardiganshire (Wales)

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