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Bangor University
Cywyddau Cymraeg (Welsh Poetry)

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS CCY

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Cywyddau Cymraeg (Welsh Poetry)

Short Title: Cywyddau Cymraeg (Welsh Poetry)

Creation date(s): 17th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 3 items

Name of creator(s): Unknown

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No information was available regarding the compiler of this manuscript.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Three books containing a collection of Welsh cywyddau, copied during the 17th century. Includes poetry by Robin Ddu, Dafydd Gorllech, Dafydd Llwyd ap Llewelyn, Owain Twna, Sion Tudur, Dafydd Nanmor. One manuscript contains the work of 15th century poets in particular, whilst another appears to concentrate on Merioneth poets.

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 numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 1267-1269

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Acquired from the Library at Ty'n y Braich, Dinas Mawddwy, Merioneth, once the home of John Jones, poet, farmer and fervent Congregationalist.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor are the Papers of John Jones, Ty'n y Braich and the Ty'n y Braich, Dinas Mawddwy Manuscripts

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, September 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 | 1400-1550

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Ty'n Braich Estate (Wales)

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