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Bangor University
George Hotel Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS GH

Held at: Bangor University

Title: George Hotel Papers

Short Title: George Hotel Papers

Creation date(s): 1872-1899

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 2 items

Name of creator(s): George Hotel


Administrative/Biographical history: In a newspaper article, R. Idloes Owen wrote, The George Hotel (Bangor, north Wales), formerly known for a period as the George and Dragon, was originally known as the Bangor Ferry Inn. Built about 1776, above the site of the Porthaethwy Ferry, it is said to have replaced an earlier inn. In 1919 it was bought by the Normal College authorities, and has since functioned as a hall of residence for students and additional lecture rooms.


Scope and content/abstract: Schedule of papers, mainly accounts, relating to the George Hotel, 1872-1899. Particulars and plan of the George Hotel to be sold by auction on 7 April 1877.


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 numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 16414, 24530

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Item 16414 extracted for the Sir P. Egerton collection, deposited at the Flintshire Record Office.



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

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

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

Hotels | Wales | Bangor

Personal names
Egerton , P. , Sir

Corporate names
George Hotel (Bangor, Wales)


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