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Anglesey Archives
Neuadd Gaerwen a Phentre Berw, papurau (papers)

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WDAAD

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Papurau Neuadd Gaerwen a Phentre Berw

Short Title: Neuadd Gaerwen a Phentre Berw, papurau (papers)

Creation date(s): 1934-1985 (mainly 1964-1976)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.013 cubic metres (41 items)

Name of creator(s): Gaerwen Village Hall Committee


Administrative/Biographical history: The village of Gaerwen is in Llanfihangel Ysgeifiog, Anglesey. The village hall was run by Pwyllgor Neuadd Bentref Gaerwen (Gaerwen Village Hall Committee) on behalf of Llanfihangel Esceifiog Community Council. In 1968 plans were drawn up to demolish the village hall as part of a road improvement scheme and to build a new hall. The plans were later deferred. Further plans were drawn up in 1982. The secretary of the Hall Committee, 1965-1976, was Donald Glyn Pritchard.


Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to Gaerwen Village Hall, 1934-1985, comprising minutes, 1964-1977; letters and copy letters, 1966-1971, mainly of D. G. Pritchard, relating to the running of the hall and proposals to rebuild it; grant applications, 1967-1974; circulars, 1970-1975; accounts, 1969; plans for Gaerwen Village Hall, 1969, 1982; draft lease, [1970s]; and rules of Gaerwen Public Reading Room, 1934; constitution of Canolfan Esceifiog, [n. d.].


Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

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, the National Library of Wales 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: weleng


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: Unknown

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Private deposit, 1985.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, Papurau Neuadd y Gaerwen a Phentre Berw.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2003

Neuadd Gaerwen (Gaerwen, Anglesey, Wales)
Public buildings | Wales | Anglesey | Designs and plans
Pwyllgor Neuadd Bentref Gaerwen (Anglesey, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Gaerwen Village Hall Committee (Anglesey, Wales)

Gaerwen (Wales)
Llanfihangel Ysceifiog (Wales)

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