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Bangor University
Penmorfa Shop Account Book

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS PSA

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Penmorfa Shop Account Book

Short Title: Penmorfa Shop Account Book

Creation date(s): 1792-1800

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Penmorfa Shopkeeper

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No administrative details regarding the shop at Penmorfa were available at time of compilation of description, other than what could be gathered from the account books. Evidently, the general store served the surrounding community, and supplied the local people with a great variety of provisions.
Penmorfa is located in Eifionydd, Caernarfonshire. The parishes of Penmorfa and Llanfihangel-y-Pennant were incorporated to form Dolbenmaen parish.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Accounts ranging in date from 1792-1800, but mainly belonging to 1795.

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 82

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Publication note: J. B. Cowell, Anglesey Shops and Shopkeepers , Anglesey Antiquarian Society and Field Club Transactions , 1984, p. 70.

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
Business records | Wales | Penmorfa
General stores | Wales | Penmorfa

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