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Flintshire Record Office
Roberts, F. A., manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0208 D/DM/464

Held at: Flintshire Record Office

Title: F. A. Roberts MSS

Short Title: Roberts, F. A., manuscripts

Creation date(s): 1871-1987

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 137 items

Name of creator(s): F. A. Roberts (fl. 1894-1957)


Administrative/Biographical history: F. A. Roberts (fl. 1894-1957), of Earl Chambers, Mold, Flintshire, was an architect and surveyor. In 1933, he designed proposed improvements to St Mary's church, Flint, for Edwards and Silcock, architects.


Scope and content/abstract: Includes Architectural and building plans, specifications, bills of quantities and other papers relating to properties in Flintshire, 1887-1986, Denbighshire, [c. 1891]-1986, and elsewhere, 1871-1987; Ordnance Survey maps of Flintshire, 1871; and photographs of Denbighshire and Flintshire public buildings, local authority and private housing and industrial and commercial buildings, [c. 1891]-[[c. 1970s].


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Flintshire; Denbighshire; and other counties (1st group); papers; drawings; and photographs (2nd group); drawings/plans (3rd group); and drawings/plans; and reports (4th group).

Conditions governing access: Data Protection Act restrictions will apply to any items less than 100 years old that contain sensitive personal information as defined by the Act.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Flintshire Record Office.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: Further materials were added to the archive, possibly by Mr F. C. Roberts (fl 1975-1987).

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Flintshire Record Office, F. A. Roberts MSS, catalogue; Church plans online website ( viewed 10 September 2004.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2004

Architects | Wales | Mold | Records and correspondence
Buildings | Wales, North | Designs and plans
Buildings | Wales, North | Photographs
Dwellings | Wales | Designs and plans
Factories | Wales | Designs and plans
Flintshire (Wales) | Maps
Public buildings | Wales | Designs and plans
Public housing | Wales | Flintshire

Personal names
Roberts , F. A.

Corporate names

Denbighshire (Wales)
Flintshire (Wales)

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