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Bangor University
Maesgeirchen Calvinistic Methodist Chapel Plans

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS MAESGC

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Maesgeirchen Calvinistic Methodist Chapel Plans

Short Title: Maesgeirchen Calvinistic Methodist Chapel Plans

Creation date(s): 1949-1963

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 4 items

Name of creator(s): Maesgeirchen Calvinistic Methodist Chapel

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The council estate known as Maesgeirchen, situated on the outskirts of the town of Bangor, north Wales was built in the 1930's. Lord Penrhyn sold 70 acres of land belonging to Maes Geirchen Farm to the council for this purpose and by 1939, 304 houses had been built. The estate grew rapidly in size, and in 1968, 3,000 people lived there.
In 1952 a Presbyterian Chapel was built on the estate, but is today closed, and the building is now utilised as a Youth Centre.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Plans and certificate relating to the Calvinistic Methodist Chapel in Penrhyn Avenue, Maesgeirchen, Bangor, 1949-1963.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions governing access: Open to all users.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 37224

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor are the Maesgeirchen School-house Papers

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, March 2003.

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects

Personal names

Corporate names
Capel Maesgeirchen (Bangor, Wales)

Places
Bangor (Wales)

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