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Merioneth Agricultural Society papers

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/216; Z/M/622

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: Merioneth Agricultural Society Papers

Short Title: Merioneth Agricultural Society papers

Creation date(s): 1875-1966

Level of description: Fonds


Name of creator(s): Merioneth Agricultural Society


Administrative/Biographical history: Merioneth Agricultural Society has been active since 1875; it is organised in local districts and committees.


Scope and content/abstract: Towyn Local Committee minute books, 1875-1902; Harlech District minute books, 1892-1912; cash books, 1896-1908; society minute books, 1898-1919, 1935-1964; letter books, 1906-1920; cashier's accounts and books, 1906-1913, 1928-1955; annual shows catalogues and schedules, 1926, 1951-1966; watercolour sketches, 1957-undated; draft account files and working papers, 1951-1954; and annual accounts files, 1951-1954.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minute books; cash books, letter books; account books; catalogues; schedules; and watercolour sketches.

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.


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:


Related material: See also Z/M/620/2-4.


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), Merioneth Agricultural Society Papers

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2004

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