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Hope Jones & Whalley, Birds of Anglesey/Adar Môn Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WM2095

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Material for book Birds of Anglesey/Adar Môn

Short Title: Hope Jones & Whalley, Birds of Anglesey/Adar Môn Papers

Creation date(s): 2004

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.114 cubic metres (4 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Peter Hope Jones and Paul Whalley


Administrative/Biographical history: Peter Hope Jones was educated at Rhyl, the University of Wales, Bangor and Aberystwyth. He worked as a professional ecologist and ornithologist and lived on Anglesey since 1983. He is now retired. Paul Whalley was educated at Llandudno and the University of Wales, Bangor. He is a professional entomologist and before retiring to Anglesey worked for many years at the Natural History Museum in London.


Scope and content/abstract: Files re contents of book with information on history, location, climate & correspondence; birds & birdwatchers (where to watch birds on Anglesey); separate files on wildfowl and waders, seabirds, landbirds and associated correspondence, data and analyses. Also includes systemic lists; rarities; dot maps; graphs; species index; photographs; proofs re colour pages; welsh translations; computer disks: text & tables; file cards; acknowledgements and appendices.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Record Office conditions 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.


Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Private deposit


Publication note: Jones, Peter Hope and Paul Whalley. Birds of Anglesey, Adar Môn. Menter Môn: Llangefni, 2004.


Archivist's note: Compiled by Gaynor Elizabeth Nice for Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey Record Office. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey Record Office, WM2095 material collected for use in writing Birds of Anglesey, Adar Môn by Peter Hope Jones and Paul Whalley.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2008

Birds | Wales | Anglesey
Birds | Wales | Research

Personal names
Jones , Peter Hope , fl 1950-
Whalley , Paul , fl 1950-

Corporate names

Anglesey (Wales)

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