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Bangor University
Rev. O. Madoc Roberts Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS OMR

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Rev. O. Madoc Roberts Papers

Short Title: Rev. O. Madoc Roberts Papers

Creation date(s): circa 1930s

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 28 items

Name of creator(s): Rev. O. Madoc Roberts.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: O. Madoc Roberts, born 1867, of Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire, studied at Didsbury College, Manchester to become a minister. He then served at Abergele Circuit in Denbighshire, Rhiwlas and finally Penisa'r-waun in Caernarfonshire before completing his probationary period. In 1917 he was made Book Steward of the Methodist Bookroom in Bangor, living at Garth Road, Bangor.
He was a regular contributor to Yr Eurgrawn and other periodicals and also the author of several publications including, Pobol Capel Nant-y-Gro and Bywyd Iesu Grist yn Ieuainc .
He married Miss Watkin Williams and they had three children. He died in October 1948 at the age of 81.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The papers consist mostly of sermons / sermon notes as well as miscellaneous items such as newspapers articles from the Liverpool Daily Post and a copy of Seren Tan Gwmwl by John Jones.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Papers 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 8434 - 8436, 37559 - 37583

Language codes: wel eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 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
Sermons, Welsh | 20th century

Personal names
Roberts , O. Madoc (Owen Madoc) , 1867-1948

Corporate names

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