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Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
Irvine, William Ferguson, collection of Llangar and Edeirnion papers

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/344

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: William Ferguson Irvine Papers

Short Title: Irvine, William Ferguson, collection of Llangar and Edeirnion papers

Creation date(s): 1615-1946

Level of description: Fonds

Extent:

Name of creator(s): William Ferguson Irvine

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: William Ferguson Irvine (d [1963]), historian, accumulated a group of papers relating to his home parish of Llangar and the barony of Edeirnion, Merionethshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers collected by William Ferguson Irvine, 1615-1946, comprising maps of Rûg Demesne and adjoining farms, [1788]-1792; guide books, 1902 and [20th century]; newspaper articles, 1942-1946; photographs, 1937; notes and notebook, 1814-1864; correspondence, 1932-1936; extracts [?], 1665-1666, 1857; Llangar churchwardens' accounts and parish registers, 1615-1806; notes on the Barons of Edeirnion, 1719-1889; Baget Documents report, 1943; and draft articles, 1729-1730.

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:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from collector of fonds. The fonds conatins earlier records pre-dating his birth.

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), William Ferguson Irvine Papers

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
Church records and registers | Wales | Llangar
Edeyrnion (Wales) | History
Irvine, Wm Fergusson | (William Fergusson) | b. 1869 | Archives

Personal names
Irvine , Wm Fergusson (William Fergusson) , b. 1869

Corporate names

Places
Corwen (Wales)
Edeyrnion (Wales)
Llanfor (Wales)
Llangar (Wales)

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