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Anglesey Archives
Margaret Ann Bulkeley & Boadicea Amelia Bulkeley, diaries

Reference code(s): GB 0211 WM 2386

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Diaries of Margaret Ann Bulkeley & Boadicea Amelia Bulkeley

Short Title: Margaret Ann Bulkeley & Boadicea Amelia Bulkeley, diaries

Creation date(s): 1886 - 1908

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.001 cubic metres (4 items)

Name of creator(s): Margaret Ann Bulkeley; Boadicea Amelia Bulkeley


Administrative/Biographical history: In 1886, John Parry Bulkeley returned to Wales for the first time since he migrated to Australia (1857). He was 58 years old at the time, and his wife Ann had died three years previously. He took with him, his daughters Margaret Ann, aged 18, and Boadicia Amelia aged 6. His other living children remained in Australia. In 1907, Boadicia Amelia Bulkeley travelled to Great Britain for a second time.


Scope and content/abstract: Includes: Transcriptions of the diaries of Margaret Ann Bulkeley and Boadicea Amelia Bulkeley, 1886 - 1908; First diary of Margaret Ann Bulkeley, 1886; Second diary of Margaret Ann Bulkeley, 1886 Oct. 4 - 1887 Jul. 23; and Diary of Boadicea Amelia Bulkeley, 1907 - 1908.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: By type and then chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Written permission must be obtained from the depositor before these documents can be copied.

Physical characteristics: Fair condition. Transcriptions available on CD

Finding aids: Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.


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

Accruals: None are expected

Archival history: Before being deposited with the Anglesey Archives these items were located in Australia.

Immediate source of acquisition: Private deposit



Note: Title compiled from content of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Hayden Burns for Archifau Ynys Môn.

Rules or conventions: This description follows Anglesey Archives guidelines based on Archives Network Wales Guidelines for Fonds Level Descriptions and ISAD(G) second edition.

Date(s) of descriptions: December 2011

Bulkeley, Boadicea Amelia | 1879-1965 | Diary
Bulkeley, Margaret Ann | 1867-1940 | Diaries
Voyages and travels | 19th century
Wales, North | Description and travel

Personal names
Bulkeley , Boadicea Amelia , 1879-1965
Bulkeley , John Parry , 1828-1889
Bulkeley , Margaret Ann , 1867-1940

Corporate names

Anglesey (Wales)
Australia ()
Ireland ()

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