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Bangor University
Cricieth papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS CRIC

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Cricieth papers

Short Title: Cricieth papers

Creation date(s): 1810-1947

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 125 items

Name of creator(s): Cricieth local government officials


Administrative/Biographical history: Cricieth is located on the Lleyn peninsula, north-west Wales, in the county of Gwynedd, formerly Caernarfonshire. It was a civil parish and an urban district administrative unit, under the authority of Pwllheli Poor Law Union and Eifionydd Petty Divisional Session.


Scope and content/abstract: The collection contains material relating to Cricieth Urban District Council, the local government board and Cricieth Waterworks. Includes leases, account books, minute books and correspondence. Also contains miscellaneous material relating to the Cricieth area such as a clergyman's diary, deeds and other documents relating to legal administration and conveyance of property in the area.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material has been arranged chronologically 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: 9871-9995

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Gwilym Williams of Cricieth



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 government | Wales | Gwynedd
Property | Wales

Personal names

Corporate names
Criccieth (Wales) | Urban District Council
Criccieth Waterworks

Criccieth (Wales)

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