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Anglesey Archives
Hughes, Margaret E., Amlwch collection

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WM 1865

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Margaret E. Hughes, Amlwch Collection

Short Title: Hughes, Margaret E., Amlwch collection

Creation date(s): [post 1859]-2007 (accumulated [mid 20th century]-2007)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.072 cubic metres (483 items)

Name of creator(s): Margaret E. Hughes


Administrative/Biographical history: Margaret E. Hughes (alive 2008) formerly of Amlwch (Anglesey). Her parents were Alderman Gwilym Rees Evans and Edith Mona Evans; they lived at Craigwen, Bull Bay Road, Amlwch, and owned Manchester House, Amlwch, drapers. She accumulated a large collection of photographs, publications, ephemera and correspondence concerning the Amlwch area, including social life, genealogy of Amlwch families and maritime matters. John Rowland Jones of Amlwch became a captain in the Royal Navy, serving on HMS Grafton, HMS Factolus, HMS Wallington and HMS Satellite in the First World War.


Scope and content/abstract: Family papers, David Jenkins' notes on the copper mines on Mynydd Parys, [c. 1999]; newspaper cuttings, 1936-2005; Anglesey Mining plc, 1995-2007; Bull Bay Golf Club, [?1975]-1985; Anglesey Badminton Association, 1983-1988; Welsh Badminton Championship, [c. 1987]-1989; copy and aerial photographs, 1900-2000, including the Rev. William Jones, Newborough, [c. 1900]; John Rowland Jones maritime papers, 1900-1948; programmes,guides and souvenir booklets 1907-2004; cards and postcards,1932-[2006]; correspondence, 1951-2004; posters of International TV Wrestling, [1960s-1970s]; defective coloured print of Joe Rodgers, [post 1859]; miscellaneous, 1885-2001; photocopies, [post 1950], of records (1832-1951) from the Public Record Office and National Library of Wales relating to Amlwch; brief history of the Thetis submarine; papers relating to the donor's research into Amlwch families; photograph albums, 1973-2005; Capel Mawr(Bethesda), Amlwch, annual reports, 1990-2005; account books: 1888-1905, William Owen and 1881-1891, John Owen, both of Rhosybol, with E.J.Evans, Manchester House, Amlwch; Dyddiadur Richard Roberts, Tredath, Amlwch[c 1849-1868]; Catalogue of books in the library of the Amlwch Literary Institution, 1859; Patent Office information of tobacco products of Messrs.E.Morgan and Co.Amlwch, 1890-1901;


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply. No copying of photocopies from the Public Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Gwasanaeth Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Archives Service to catalogue in the language of the document.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records appraised for retention.

Accruals: Accruals are expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Related material: Further records are in Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, WSE 394; WM 1454, 1532, 1599, 1616, 1617, 1632, 1637, 1644, 1691, 1697, 1708, 1713, 1744, 1781, 1782, 1784, 1788, 1791, 1806, 1808, 1812, 1819, 1826, 1829, 1834, 1840, 1855; WPE 80/1; WPE 34/24.


Note: Title compiled from content of fonds. Fonds contains earlier documents collected by the creator.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, Minor List, Margaret E. Hughes, Amlwch Collection.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2003 Amended February 2008

Amlwch (Wales) | Genealogy
Amlwch (Wales) | History
Badminton (Game) | Wales
Copper mines and mining | Wales | Anglesey
Printed ephemera | Wales | Anglesey

Personal names
Hughes , Margaret E. , of Amlwch
Jones , John Rowland , b. 1880?

Corporate names

Amlwch (Wales)
Amlwch Port (Wales)
Parys Mountain (Wales)

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