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Wynne Evans, E., Arthog, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/389

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: E. Wynne Evans, Arthog, papers

Short Title: Wynne Evans, E., Arthog, papers

Creation date(s): 1856-1940

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 86 items

Name of creator(s): Mrs E. Wynne Evans, Arthog


Administrative/Biographical history: Mrs E. Wynne Evans (fl. 1964) of Arthog, Merionethshire, had connections with the Lloyd family of Arthog, but appears to have grown up in the vicinity of Sarnau, Llanfor, Merionethshire. She collected historical materials relating to Arthog and Liberal politics.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of E. Wynne Evans relating to Merionethshire, 1856-1940, including receipts of Jane Lloyd, 1856-1906; handbooks and other printed material, 1859-1907; letters from John D. Lloyd, Arthog, 1890-1933, and from Colorado, 1877-1885; newspaper cuttings relating to Sarnau, Llanfor, 1877-1890; letters and other papers relating to a tombstone dispute in Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog, Denbighshire, 1893-1895; minutes of Cymdeithas Rhyddfrydol Arthog (Arthog Liberal Society), 1912-1937; miscellaneous essays, [20th century]; and picture of T. E. Ellis, MP, and Cynlas, 1898.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

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 Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (ZM/389), catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2004

Liberalism | Wales
Llanfor (Wales) | History
Personal archives | Wales | Gwynedd
Sepulchral monuments | Law and legislation | Wales | Denbighshire
Welsh literature | 19th century
Wynne Evans, E. | Archives

Personal names
Wynne Evans , E.

Corporate names
Cymdeithas Rhyddfrydol Arthog

Arthog (Wales)
Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog (Wales)
Llanfor (Wales)
Merioneth (Wales)

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