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Bangor University
Mary Jones Poem

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS MJP

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Mary Jones Poem

Short Title: Mary Jones Poem

Creation date(s): 1960s [composed during the early 19th century]

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Mrs Annie Meiriona Jones

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No biographical information was available regarding Mrs Annie Meiriona Jones who put the poem on record, other than she lived at Bryn Derw, Abergynolwyn, Merioneth.
The actual composer of the poem is believed to be Mary Jones, 1784-1866. She became well-known for walking 25 miles from Llanfihangel-y-Pennant to Bala to buy a Welsh Bible from Thomas Charles, having saved her money over a period of 6 years.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Poem composed by Mary Jones regarding her journey to Bala to purchase a Bible.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions governing access: Open to all users.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 17667

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 2003.

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Welsh poetry | 19th century

Personal names
Jones , Annie Meiriona
Jones , Mary , 1784-1866

Corporate names

Places

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