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Bangor University
Holyhead Pencil Sketch

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS HSK

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Holyhead Pencil Sketch

Short Title: Holyhead Pencil Sketch

Creation date(s): Late 18th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Unknown

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Holyhead, on the most Western point of Anglesey, is one of the island's main towns. Located on Ynys Cybi or Holy Island, it is joined to the rest of Anglesey by an embankment which carries the motorway and also the railway to Holyhead with daily sailings from the port of Holyhead across the Irish Sea to Dublin. Holyhead was administered as part of Holyhead Union and it came under the jurisdiction of Anglesey Petty Sessional Division.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A late 18th century panoramic pencil sketch of Holyhead taken from the sea shore and noting the principal houses and buildings with the names of their owners or occupiers.

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 17670

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

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
Pencil drawing

Personal names

Corporate names

Places
Holyhead (Wales)

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