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Bangor University
John Ingman Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS ING

Held at: Bangor University

Title: John Ingman Papers

Short Title: John Ingman Papers

Creation date(s): [ca. 1940-1950]

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 70 items

Name of creator(s): John Ingman


Administrative/Biographical history: John Ingman, (d. 1950), local historian, was a native of Treuddyn, Flintshire who settled in Bangor, Gwynedd (formerly Caernarfonshire). When he retired from his work as a travelling salesman, he became involved in studying the local history of Bangor and its surrounding area. Some of the results of his research were published in the Transactions of the Caernarvonshire Historical Society for the years 1947, 1949, 1950 and 1952.


Scope and content/abstract: The collection consists of research material, lecture notes and article drafts by John Ingman on a wide variety of subjects relating to the history of Bangor including transport, manufacturing and trade, hospitals, engineering works, parish matters and religious and social life, mainly covering the period from the late eighteenth to the twentieth century. Also includes notes on Flintshire history with particular reference to the parishes of Treuddyn and Mold.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: There is no apparent system of arrangement. Material was received at different times and 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: Item level word processed list is available at the Department of Manuscripts at the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 10034-10099, 11612, 11633-11635

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Publication note: Inscriptions and epitaphs on tombstones in Bangor cathedral, collected by John Ingham and R.E. Jones of Bangor in 1948. Reference numbers General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 7345-7346


Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, August 2001

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

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

Local history | Wales | Bangor
Local history | Wales | Mold
Local history | Wales | Treuddyn

Personal names
Ingman , John , d. 1950

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