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Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
Richards, Evan, sailor, archives collected by Mary Richards

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/1266

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: Mary Richards of Barmouth Archives

Short Title: Richards, Evan, sailor, archives collected by Mary Richards

Creation date(s): 1854-1885

Level of description: Fonds

Extent:

Name of creator(s): Richards, Mary, of Barmouth

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Evan Richards, 1848-1903, of Barmouth, Merionethshire, was a sailor. He was engaged on several ships based in Caernarfon, Caernarfonshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers collected by Mary Richards relating to Evan Richards, 1854-1885, comprising exercise book, 1854; and discharge certificates, 1868-1885.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: exercise book; and discharge certificates,

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: The papers passed to Mary Richards of Barmouth, possibly a relative of Evan Richards.

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from collector 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), Mary Richards of Barmouth Archives

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
Sailors | Wales, North,
Ships | Wales | Caernarfon

Personal names
Richards , Evan , 1848-1903
Richards , Mary , of Barmouth

Corporate names

Places
Barmouth (Wales)
Caernarfon (Wales)

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