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Bangor University
Papers of Reverend Richard Wynne-Griffith

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS RWG

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Papers of Reverend Richard Wynne-Griffith

Short Title: Papers of Reverend Richard Wynne-Griffith

Creation date(s): 1891-1959

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 46 items

Name of creator(s): Richard Wynne-Griffith


Administrative/Biographical history: Reverend Richard Wynne-Griffith (1873-1954), was educated at the Normal College, Bangor, north Wales, and St David's College, Lampeter. He was ordained deacon in 1908 and priest in 1909. He ministered in Caernarfonshire and was successively curate of St Ann's, Llandygai, 1908-1914, curate of Llanddeiniolen, 1914-1921, vicar of St Helen's, Penisa'r-waun, 1921-1926, and vicar of Aber-erch, 1926-1952.


Scope and content/abstract: Comprises: educational and professional certificates awarded to Reverend Wynne-Griffith, 1891-1899; letters of admission to deaconate, priesthood, and material relating to appointments, 1908-1926; driving test and motor insurance documentation, 1936-1946; ration book, 1953-1954.
Material relating to parish of Aber-erch, 1897-1959: correspondence relating to the parish; material on charities in the parish; Christmas greetings from Aber-erch servicemen; material relating to St Cawrdaf's Church, including inventory of registers, services books and balance sheets etc.; plans and other documents relating to construction of memorial tablets etc.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in chronological order 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 Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 32346-32391


Archival history:

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Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, March 2002.

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

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

Clergy | Wales | Gwynedd
Parishes | Wales | Gwynedd

Personal names
Wynne-Griffith , Richard , 1873-1954

Corporate names
St. Cawrdaf (Church : Abererch, Wales)

Abererch (Wales)

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