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Bangor University
Sermon books of Rev. James Davies

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS JDAV

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Sermon books of Rev. James Davies

Short Title: Sermon books of Rev. James Davies

Creation date(s): ca. 1833 - 1841

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 3 items

Name of creator(s): Rev. James Davies, 1800 - 1853.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Rev. James Davies was born on 22 December 1800 in the parish of Penbryn, Cardiganshire. His father was a schoolmaster and an exceptional scholar. As a result, James Davies, benefited from a good education and also became a schoolmaster. He became a member of the Calvinist Methodists in New Quay, Cardiganshire at the age of 21 and was fully ordained in 1841 at the Llangeitho ministry in the same shire. He died in 1853 after a long illness.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A collection of three sermon note books, ca. 1833 - 1841, mainly in the hand of Rev. James Davies. One item contains a summary of the life of the late Rev. James Davies.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: The books have been incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts and arranged chronologically.

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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 485 - 487

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: The items were donated by Mr Owen Parry in October 1929.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, October 2001.

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
Sermons, Welsh | 19th century

Personal names
Davies , James , 1800-1853 , of Penbryn

Corporate names

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