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Bangor University
Rhostryfan Shop Account Books

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS RHOS

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Rhostryfan Shop Account Books

Short Title: Rhostryfan Shop Account Books

Creation date(s): 1847 - 1867

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 3 items

Name of creator(s): Shopkeeper of the general store in Rhostryfan.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No administrative details regarding the shop at Rhostryfan, Caernarfonshire were available at time of compilation of description. It is evident from the account books however that the store supplied the local people with a great variety of provisions.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: 3 shop account books dating from 1847 to 1867, written in Welsh, listing personal names, place names and goods sold at the shop e.g. tea, treacle, butter, meat, potatoes, velvet, salt, pepper and cheese, amongst other items.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: 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: A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 535 - 537

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by W. Gilbert Williams of Rhostryfan in 1930.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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

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
Business records | Wales | Rhostryfan
General stores | Wales | Rhostryfan

Personal names

Corporate names

Places
Rhostryfan (Wales)

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