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Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
County Works account book

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/169

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: County Works Account Book

Short Title: County Works account book

Creation date(s): 1827-1896

Level of description: Fonds

Extent:

Name of creator(s): Dolgelley County Public Works Department

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Dolgelley (or Dolgellau) County Public Works Department were responsible for county roads, bridges and various construction projects, under the aupsices initiallly of the Court of Quarter Sessions and then, from 1881, of Merionethshire County Council (also known as Merioneth County Council). Among the county buildings were the Dolgelley County Gaol, House of Correction, Dolgelley County Hall, and various bridges.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Account books, 1827-1858; and letter books, 1894-1896.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Original order maintained.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, the National Register of Archives and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Gwilym Williams, Ffestiniog, 14th Nov. 1960

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (Dolgellau), Account Book re County Works.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Bridges | Wales | Dolgellau
Public buildings | Wales | Dolgellau

Personal names

Corporate names
Merioneth (Wales) | County Council. | Public Works Dept.

Places
Dolgellau (Wales)

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