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Hughes, Rowland John, papers

Reference code(s): GB 2008 CX70

Held at: Conwy Archive Service

Title: Rowland John Hughes Papers

Short Title: Hughes, Rowland John, papers

Creation date(s): 1865-2000 (accumulated [1900]-2000)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 5 items

Name of creator(s): Mr and Mrs Rowland John Hughes


Administrative/Biographical history: Rowland John Hughes, ARIBA (1881-1969), of Llanfairfechan, Caernarfonshire, was an architect, who worked on private houses in the area, and war memorials and housing schemes for Penmaenmawr, Llanfairfechan and Bethesda, Ogwen and Llanfairfechan Councils. He designed chapels, shops, hotels, cottages and farms, and private houses in Penmaenmawr. Hughes accumulated some records relating to Llanfairfechan and Aber Infant Clinic. He was married, and had a son, T. H. Glyn Hughes, who compiled a biography of his father and arranged the papers for deposition.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Mr and Mrs Rowland John Hughes, Llanfairfechan, 1865-2000, including a biographical summary of his life, [c. 2000]; minute books of the Llanfairfechan and Aber Infant Clinic, 1924-1951; and notice, agreement and grants concerning property in the Llanfairfechan area, 1865-1883.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Conwy Archives Service.

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: T. H. Glyn Hughes arranged the papers for deposition. Donated to Llanfairfechan Historical Society by R J Hughes.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited 2001.


Related material: Further material (photographs) is Conwy Archives Service, CP67.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Contain earlier records accumulated by Rowland John Hughes and T. Glyn Hughes.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Conwy Archives Service Rowland John Hughes Papers; Gwynedd Archives Service, Place Index: Restricted List of Place Names.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003

Architects | Wales | Gwynedd | Biography
Deeds | Wales | Llanfairfechan
Llanfairfechan and Aber Infant Clinic | Records and correspondence

Personal names
Hughes , Rowland John

Corporate names


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