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Bangor University
John Jones, Drover Account Book

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS JJD

Held at: Bangor University

Title: John Jones, Drover Account Book

Short Title: John Jones, Drover Account Book

Creation date(s): 1804 - 1822

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): John Jones, drover.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Little biographical information was available regarding John Jones, drover, of Abercain, Gwynedd. He was the father of a George Jones, who in turn was the father of William, a farmer, Robert, a banker in Pwllheli and John, a minister.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Account book being a financial record of the journey of John Jones, drover, with his pigs, to the Midlands, 1804-1805. Includes names of customers, details of wages paid to his assistants and amounts paid at toll gates. Also contains details of products bought and sold at Abercain and surrounding area, 1821-1822.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: 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 number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 917

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by J. Howard Jones in 1932.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Drovers | Wales | Gwynedd
Pigs | Wales | Llanystumdwy

Personal names
Jones , John , drover of Abercain

Corporate names

Places

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