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Bangor University
Picin Dwr, Bethesda Bible Society Collection Book

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS PDBC

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Picin Dwr, Bethesda Bible Society Collection Book

Short Title: Picin Dwr, Bethesda Bible Society Collection Book

Creation date(s): 1847-1864

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Officers of the British and Foreign Bible Society, Picin Dwr, Bethesda Branch.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Many stories helped inspire the formation of the British and Foreign Bible Society in 1804. In Wales, the story of Mary Jones was known by all. She walked 25 miles from Llanfihangel-y-Pennant to Bala to buy a Welsh Bible from Thomas Charles, having saved her money over a period of 6 years.
Today, the British and Foreign Bible Society continues with the work of ensuring that the Bible's message is known, loved and understood.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Collection book, 1847-1864.

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: A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 445

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales are the Caernarfon Branch, Bible Society Collection Books and the Llanrwst and District Bible Society Account Book

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, February 2003.

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
Bible | Societies, etc. | Wales | 19th century

Personal names

Corporate names
British and Foreign Bible Society | Picin Dwr branch (Bethesda, Wales)

Places

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