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Bangor University
Ecclesiastical Memorandum Book

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS ABE

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Ecclesiastical Memorandum Book

Short Title: Ecclesiastical Memorandum Book

Creation date(s): c. 16th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Not known


Administrative/Biographical history: The Bulkeley family of Anglesey was one of the most powerful families in north Wales with its chief seat at Baron Hill, Beaumaris. Arthur Bulkeley (d. 1552), younger brother of the first Sir Richard Bulkeley (d. 1546 or early 1547), was Bishop of Bangor from 1541 to 1552.


Scope and content/abstract: Comprises manuscript memorandum book relating to ecclesiastical law, c. 16th century, containing references to the constitutions of the province of Canterbury, attested by various archbishops. It is believed that the book belonged to Arthur Bulkeley, Bishop of Bangor.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is 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, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference number: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 4673

Language codes: lat


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Material donated by Major Sir Richard Bulkeley, Baron Hill, July 17, 1942



Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, May 2002.

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

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

Bishops | Wales | Bangor
Church records and registers | Wales | Bangor
Ecclesiastical law | 16th century

Personal names
Bulkeley , Arthur , d. 1552

Corporate names


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