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Bangor University
Account Book of the Drovers Arms, Carmarthenshire

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS DA

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Account Book of the Drovers Arms, Carmarthenshire

Short Title: Account Book of the Drovers Arms, Carmarthenshire

Creation date(s): 1835-1855

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Thomas Davies, Mary Davies and others

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Drovers Arms was a popular place of lodging amongst the ministers who were invited to preach at the chapels in Heol Awst and Union Street, in Caerfyrddin (Carmarthen). Their bills were settled by the deacon, W.G. Thomas.
The tavern was also the most popular amongst the ministers who were attending annual meetings etc. Evidently, not all preachers were teetotallers.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: An account book which consists mostly of the bills of Congregational Ministers who frequented the Drovers Arms, 1835-1855.

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 568

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

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
Taverns (Inns) | Wales | Carmarthen

Personal names
Davies , Mary , of Carmarthen
Davies , Thomas , fl. 1835-1855

Corporate names
Drovers Arms (Carmarthen, Wales)

Places

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