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Bangor University
Gwenith Gwyn Sermons

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS GGS

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Gwenith Gwyn Sermons

Short Title: Gwenith Gwyn Sermons

Creation date(s): c. 1928 - 1934

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 2 items

Name of creator(s): Rev. William Rhys Jones (Gwenith Gwyn)


Administrative/Biographical history: William Rhys Jones was born in 1858 in Y Fach-wen, Caernarfonshire. After a period working as an apprentice in a clothes shop, he turned to the ministry and studied at Llangollen and Bangor before being ordained in 1892 as a Baptist Minister. He served as minister at Penrhyn-coch, Cardiganshire, Penrhiw-ceibr, Glamorgan, Llansanffraid Glynceiriog, Denbighshire and finally at Barry, Glamorgan.
He married Ethel Hilda Jones in 1894 and had two daughters. He died in 1937.
For further biographical details, consult Gwenith Gwyn : Cynheilydd Traddodiad ei Dadau by Robin Gwyndaf in Trafodion Cymdeithas Hanes Bedyddwyr Cymru , 1980.


Scope and content/abstract: 2 notebooks containing sermons on various topics.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Items 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 31254 and 35368

Language codes: wel


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Related material: The W. R. Jones (Gwenith Gwyn) Papers are held at the National Library of Wales.


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

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

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

Sermons, Welsh | 20th century

Personal names
Jones , William Rhys , 1868-1937

Corporate names


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