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Bangor University
Miss Rebeccah Jane Jones papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS RJJ

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Miss Rebeccah Jane Jones papers

Short Title: Miss Rebeccah Jane Jones papers

Creation date(s): 1863 - 1974

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 44 items

Name of creator(s): Miss Rebeccah Jane Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: Miss Rebeccah Jane Jones of Colwyn Bay was educated at the University College of Wales Aberystwyth, 1920 - 1923, where she graduated in English. She then became an English mistress at Llangollen County School and later lectured at Cartrefle College, Wrecsam.


Scope and content/abstract: Note books containing notes of mostly English literature lectures, attended by Rebeccah Jane Jones whilst studying at Aberystwyth University, with the exception of notes on an economic history lecture given by Prof. Richards at the University College of North Wales Bangor and a lecture by Dafydd Elis Thomas on the poem, Mewn Dau Gae by Waldo Williams.
Printed maps, 1863 - 1974, of north Wales mostly, with several street maps of towns, including Bala and Dolgellau in Merioneth, Wrexham and Llangollen in Denbighshire, Porthmadog, Cricieth, Pwllheli and Llandudno in Caernarfonshire. Includes bus route maps of Crosville Motor Services Ltd.
A bundle of letters from William Crwys Williams to Rebeccah Jane Jones containing a manuscript copy of the poem, Y Crwt . Also, an account of the religious revival at Llandrillo-yn-Edeirnion, Merioneth, 1904-1905, by Mrs M. E. Evans and a printed pamphlet on the history of the religious meeting at Bala in 1911.


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System of arrangement: Arranged according to record type and then 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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 32641 - 32684

Language codes: wel eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 2002.

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

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

Bala (Wales) | Religious life and customs
Lectures and lecturing | Wales
Llandrillo-yn-Edeirnion (Wales) | Religious life and customs
Maps | Wales, North

Personal names
Crwys , 1875-1968
Elis-Thomas , Dafydd , 1946-
Jones , Rebeccah Jane , alive 1920-1946
Williams , Waldo , 1904-1971

Corporate names
Crosville Motor Services
University of Wales, Aberystwyth

Bala (Wales)
Llandrillo (Wales)

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