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Bangor University
Commonplace-book of a Chester gentleman

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS CBG

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Commonplace-book of a Chester gentleman

Short Title: Commonplace-book of a Chester gentleman

Creation date(s): 1686-1696 and early 19th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Unknown

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No biographical information was available regarding the creators of this document. The 17th century hand is most probably that of a Chester gentleman, perhaps a banker. The later, 18th century entries were most probably made by a surgeon.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A small commonplace book recording a few financial transactions with Flintshire gentry from 1686-1696. Also, later entries belonging to the early 19th century.
The book is based on the Goldsmith Almanack for 1689.

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 90

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, September 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
Commonplace-books
Financiers | England | Chester
Gentry | Wales | Flintshire

Personal names

Corporate names

Places

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