On this day

May 18, 1847

cover page of North Wales Chronicle published on May 18, 1847

North Wales Chronicle





Available years

1827-1869, 1871-1895, 1897, 1899-1900

It is uncertain if this was also published in England.

Black records that this title was started in 1808 (p.111).

Periodical title page says "Established 1807" ( North Wales Chronicle . no 1, 04 Oct 1827, p.1). "The only newspaper printed in North Wales" ( North Wales Chronicle . vol 2 no 64, 18 Dec 1828, p.4). "The press is a powerful instrument for good or for evil. We wish to see the good for the suppression of the evil. We admire and uphold the Freedom of the Press; we despise, abhor, and would control its Liberty, when that Liberty degener (sic)" ( North Wales Chronicle . vol 92 no 4784, p.1).

Source: The Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals: 1800-1900.

For this newspaper, we have the following titles in, or planned for, our digital archive:

  • 1685–1900 North Wales Chronicle

This newspaper is published by NWN Media Ltd in Bangor, Caernarfonshire, Wales. It was digitised and first made available on the British Newspaper Archive in May 2, 2013 . The latest issues were added in Mar 15, 2022.