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Gurney, F. G., papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 FGRNEY

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: F. G. Gurney Papers

Short Title: Gurney, F. G., papers

Creation date(s): 1886-1947

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Frederick G. Gurney


Administrative/Biographical history: Frederick G. Gurney (1878-1947) was from Egginton near Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, and was interested in archaeology and ancestry.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Frederick G. Gurney, 1886-1947, including family correspondence, mainly from him to his nephew, Robert G Heley, concerning family, genealogical, literary, and antiquarian matters; drawings and watercolours by him; and books on Welsh literature.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Listed according to type of material.

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 in Minor Lists and Summaries 1989, pp.26-27, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Prof. Myfyr Bryn Davies, Upwood Ramsey, Cambridgeshire, in 1989.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1989.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003

Gurney family | Correspondence
Gurney, Frederick G., | 1878-1947 | Archives
Heley, Robert G. | Correspondence

Personal names
Gurney , Frederick G. , 1878-1947

Corporate names


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