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Bangor University
Llanrwst Tollgate Account

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS TOLL

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Llanrwst Tollgate Account

Short Title: Llanrwst Tollgate Account

Creation date(s): 1850 - 1851

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Not known


Administrative/Biographical history: Llanrwst, situated in the Conwy Valley, Denbighshire, north Wales, is a town with a weekly livestock market, the focal point for many community activities in the area. The town stands on the eastern bank of the River Conwy and has an impressive stone bridge over the river that was built in 1636. Llanrwst had a population of approximately 3,600 in the period between 1830 and 1901.


Scope and content/abstract: Comprises account book, Llanrwst tollgate, 1850 - 1851. Includes details of tolls, numbers, and types of loads (including animals), which passed through, and their owners.


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System of arrangement: This item 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: 604

Language codes: eng


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Immediate source of acquisition:


Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor is the Eagles Hotel, Llanrwst Account Book with material relating to the Llanrwst tollgate. A collection level description is available on the Archives Hub .


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

Turnpike roads | Wales | Conwy

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