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Bangor University
Miss Gordon Roberts Gift

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS GORD

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Miss Gordon Roberts Gift

Short Title: Miss Gordon Roberts Gift

Creation date(s): 1688 August 22 - 1830

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 4 items

Name of creator(s): Miss Gordon Roberts

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No biographical information was available regarding the donor of this collection, Miss Gordon Roberts.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A collection of deeds relating to lands in the parishes of Llangefni, Llanddona and Bodffordd in Anglesey, 1688-1713.
A probate of the will of David Powell of Trefollwyn in the parish Llangefni, Anglesey, 1727-1728 February 23.
A precedent book belonging to Robert Prichard, solicitor of Llwydiarth Esgob, Llannerch-y-medd, Anglesey, 1820-1830. Apart from precedents, the volume also contains several items of literary and historical interest such as :
Welsh poetry by Iolo Goch and Dafydd ap Gwilym etc.
Pedigrees of Anglesey families.
Survey of the manor of Aberffraw, 1608.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically and 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 detailed typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 13826-13829

Language codes: eng wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by Miss Gordon Roberts, Llangefni, Anglesey.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: The Llwydiarth Esgob Manuscripts are also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. A collection level description is available on the Archives Hub

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 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
Deeds | Wales | Anglesey
Welsh poetry

Personal names

Corporate names
Llwydiarth Estate (Wales)

Places

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