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Powys County Archives Office
Gwynedd Archives, Montgomeryshire papers

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/D/GWA, M/DX/6

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Gwynedd Archives: Donations

Short Title: Gwynedd Archives, Montgomeryshire papers

Creation date(s): 1904-1984

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (30 items)

Name of creator(s): Gwynedd Archives


Administrative/Biographical history: No information found


Scope and content/abstract: Miscellaneous items relating to Montgomeryshire, 1904-1984, including photographs of Llanbrynmair School, 1937-1939, and elsewhere in Montgomeryshire, [1920s]; postcards showing Montgomeryshire views, 1904-[1970s]; sale particulars (188 lots) of the Gregynog estate with photographs and maps, 1913; Methodist service handbooks and circuit plans, 1967-1984; photocopies, [before 1980], of a register of Montgomeryshire and Merionethshire sheep earmarks (1853) and a description of Trefeglwys (1912); The Montgomeryshire Society Handbook, 1955-1958.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: M/D/GWA arranged in accession order

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: Donated by Gwynedd Archives, 1980-1989.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. M/D/GWA previously listed as M/GWA.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Gwynedd Archives: Donations, catalogue; Powys County Archives Service, Items donated by Gwynedd Archives (M/DX/6), catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2005

Methodists | Wales | Powys
Postcards | Wales | Powys
Powys (Wales) | Photographs
Sales particulars | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names
Gregynog Estate (Wales)
Gwynedd Archives Service

Llanbrynmair (Wales)
Montgomeryshire (Wales)

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