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Powys County Archives Office
Wynn-Jones, W., of Llangurig, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/35

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Papers of W. Wynn-Jones, Llangurig

Short Title: Wynn-Jones, W., of Llangurig, papers

Creation date(s): 1703-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (84 items)

Name of creator(s): Walford Wynn-Jones, Llangurig; James Wilfred Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: James Wilfred Jones (fl. 1915-1974), OBE, of Llangurig, Montgomeryshire, was a councillor on Newtown and Llanidloes Rural District Council. He also became a Justice of the Peace in 1957 and was a member of Cwmbelan Baptist chapel. Walford Wynn-Jones was also a native of Llangurig.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of W. Wynn-Jones, 1703-1989, including deeds relating to Llangurig, Montgomeryshire, and Llansantffraed Cwmdeuddwr and Llandrindod, Radnorshire, 1703-1799; photographs, cuttings and other items relating to Llangurig, [1886]-1986; papers of Alderman J. Wilfred Jones including letters, photographs, cuttings and ephemera, 1915-1974; papers relating to chapels and churches including Cwmbelan and New Chapel Baptist chapels, 1937-1989.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: deeds; photographs and cuttings; Alderman J. Wilfred Jones, OBE; chapels and churches; other items.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by W. Wynn-Jones, Llangurig, 1989.



Note: Title supplied from name of depositor

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Papers deposited by W. Wynn-Jones, Llangurig, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2005

Baptists | Wales | Powys
Deeds | Wales | Powys
Jones, J. Wilfred | (James Wilfred) | Archives
Llangurig (Wales) | Photographs

Personal names
Jones , J. Wilfred (James Wilfred) , alive [1915]-[1974]
Jones , Walford W. (Wynne) , [alive 1989-]

Corporate names

Llandrindod (Wales)
Llangurig (Wales)
Llansanffraid-yn-Elfael (Wales)
Llansantffraed Cwmdeuddwr (Wales)

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