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Bangor University
Bangor Deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS BD

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Bangor Deeds

Short Title: Bangor Deeds

Creation date(s): 1840-1848

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 2 items

Name of creator(s): Unknown

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The city of Bangor in north west Wales, according to the 1891 census consisted of a population of over 12,000 people.
Garth is a district within the borough of Bangor which forms the sea front of the town. The area was described in a trade directory for 1895 as ... a picturesque suburb of Bangor ... Fine dwellings have sprung up on all sides, and there are good lodging-houses. This will be the site of the new pier ...
Penrallt was an estate in Bangor. In the late 19th century, it was acquired from Lord Penrhyn as a site for the building of the University College of North Wales.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Two deeds of conveyances of land in Garth, Bangor and part of the Penrallt Estate in Bangor. Amongst the parties named are John Roberts, surgeon of Bangor; Owen Owens of Yr Orsedd, Anglesey, mason; Rev. James Williams of Llanfair-yng-Nghornwy, Anglesey and Robert Hughes of Bangor, slater.

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 numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 10478-10479

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, November 2003.

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

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


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