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Bangor University
Wreck Register

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS JMS

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Wreck Register

Short Title: Wreck Register

Creation date(s): Mid 20th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item.

Name of creator(s): John Martin Stubbs


Administrative/Biographical history: No biographical information was available at time of compilation of description regarding John Martin Stubbs, the creator of this document.


Scope and content/abstract: A wreck register containing a chronological list of wrecks off the coast of the counties of Anglesey, Caernarfon and Merioneth, 1807-1911. Much of the information is taken from local newspapers. Some of the locations are detailed and some are not. Also included is an incomplete list of wrecks around the British coast; a list of British Merchant Ships around the North Wales coast during the Great War and a transcript of parts of the Holyhead Lifeboat Log, 1867-1893.


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 34535

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, February 2004.

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

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

Lifeboats | Wales | Holyhead
Shipwrecks | Wales

Personal names
Stubbs , John Martin

Corporate names


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