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Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon, deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/361

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Title: Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon Deeds

Short Title: Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon, deeds

Creation date(s): 1835-1894

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 63 items

Name of creator(s): Henry Bailey Williams (1805-1879)


Administrative/Biographical history: Henry Bailey Williams (1805-1879) was rector of Llanberis, Caernarfonshire, 1836-1843, and Llanrug, Caernarfonshire, 1843-1879. He was the son of Peter Bailey Williams (1763-1836) and was married to Mary Ann Williams (d. 1867). He lived at Pantafon, Llanrug, and held other property in Llanrug as well as Tan-y-Dinas, Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and other documents relating to properties in Llanrug and Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire, 1835-1891; papers relating to Walmsby v. Allen in Chancery Division, 1887-1888; copy birth, marriage and death certificates of the Bailey Williams family, 1889; plans, posters and catalogues relating to the sale of Pantafon and Tan Dinas estates, 1891-1894.


Language/scripts of material: 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 Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Tan-y-Dinas and Pantafon Deeds, catalogue; Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2004

Deeds | Wales | Llandwrog
Deeds | Wales | Llanrug

Personal names
Williams , Henry Bailey , 1805-1879

Corporate names
Pantafon Estate (Wales)

Llandwrog (Wales)
Llanrug (Wales)

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