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Bangor University
John Morgan Manuscript

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS JMM

Held at: Bangor University

Title: John Morgan Manuscript

Short Title: John Morgan Manuscript

Creation date(s): 1689 - 1700

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): John Morgan

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: John Morgan, born in 1662, attended Jesus College, Oxford in 1693, and was the curate of the parishes of Llanllechid and Abergwyngregyn before becoming vicar of Conwy in 1697. He died in 1701.
He is the author of Eglurhad byrr ar Gatechism yr Eglwys ... o waith y Gwir-barchedig Dad yn Nuw John Williams, Escob Caer-Gei , 1699 and Bloedd-nad ofnadwy, yr udcorn diweddaf neu ail-ddyfodiad Christ i farnu'r byd ... , 1704.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A volume of poetry and carols and other miscellaneous works written by John Morgan in the 1690's. He is the composer of some of the works, but a few belong to such 17th century poets as Tomos Prys of Plas Iolyn, William Phylip of Ardudwy, Sion Dafydd, William Llyn, Sion Philip, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Hugh Morus, Edward Morus, Thomas Llwyd, Mathew Owen, Morris Richard, Huw Cadwaladr and John Vaughan etc.
Also, there are miscellaneous notes such as a list of the sponsors of Caerwys Eisteddfod 1567, a medical recipe, an epitaph of Archbishop John Williams, Sion Tudur's speech, and essays.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Item 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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 421

Language codes: wel eng lat

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Publication note: Morgan, John, Bloedd-nad ofnadwy, yr udcorn diweddaf neu ail-ddyfodiad Christ i farnu'r byd ... , 1704.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, May 2002.

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
Essays | Religious aspects
Welsh poetry | Early modern, 1550-1700
Welsh poetry | To 1550

Personal names
Morgan , John , 1662-1701

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