Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

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Library and Archives
The Main Library
Bangor University
College Road
LL57 2DG

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Telephone: 01248 382 966 or 01248 383 276

Fax: 01248 382 979


Open: Monday-Friday 9-1, 2-5

Closed: Saturdays, Sundays; bank holidays; Christmas/New Year; Easter

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The Melville Richards Place-Name Archive Database can be accessed at the link

  • Users may find Melville Richards Place-Name Archive Database of interest
  • Further access to the Glaniad website, which contains images and stories about the Welsh Settlements in Patagonia and to the gathering jewels website which contains material from Bangor University’s Archives and Special Collections
  • ARCHON code: 222

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    Collections information

    Businesses (81)

    Organisations (210)

    Persons (156)

    Diaries (23)

    Families (61)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (41)


    These are selected lists of new or additional collections that were acquired by this archive during a specific year. If a date is not displayed there are no accessions for that year.

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