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Thomas, Thomas, Trinity House pilot, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WM 1891

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Thomas Thomas (Trinity House pilot) papers

Short Title: Thomas, Thomas, Trinity House pilot, papers

Creation date(s): 1872-1905

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.002 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Thomas Thomas


Administrative/Biographical history: Thomas Thomas (1856-1905) was born in Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire, in 1856. He served as an ordinary seaman at the age of 16. He later became a Trinity House pilot, and was drowned along with four of the crew of the Holyhead lifeboat in Holyhead Bay in 1905 while going to the aid of a vessel in distress during a hurricane. His daughter, Phoebe Lovick, lived in Barmouth, Merionethshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Certificates of discharge, 1872-1884; references, 1882-1886; pilot's certificate, 1895-1904; photographs, [1872]-[1905]; and other personal papers, 1895, 1905.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

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.

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by his daughter, Mrs Phoebe Lovick, Barmouth.



Note: Title compiled from content of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: Anglesey County Record Office, Minor List, Thomas Thomas papers.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2003

Pilots and pilotage | Wales | Anglesey
Thomas, Thomas, | 1856-1905 | Archives

Personal names
Thomas , Thomas , 1856-1905

Corporate names
Trinity House (London, England)

Holyhead (Wales)

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