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Bangor University
Wiliam Cynwal Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS WCY

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Wiliam Cynwal Papers

Short Title: Wiliam Cynwal Papers

Creation date(s): c. 1570

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 4 items

Name of creator(s): Wiliam Cynwal


Administrative/Biographical history: Wiliam Cynwal (d. 1587 or 1588), poet, of Ysbyty Ifan, Denbighshire in north Wales. Much of his poetry, written mainly in strict metre, comprised eulogies, elegies and poems of love, religion and satire. He also produced works on heraldry and Welsh genealogy.


Scope and content/abstract: Comprises pedigree roll of the genealogy of David Salusbury of Llanrhaeadr near Denbigh, c. 1570, and photocopy of Welsh pedigrees, compiled by Wiliam Cynwal.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in chronological order and 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: Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 119, 26508-26510

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Related material: See also related material held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor, reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 5943, 15599


Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, July 2002.

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

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

Local history materials | Wales
Wales | Genealogy

Personal names
Cynwal , Wiliam , d. 1587 or 8
Salusbury , David , of Llanrhaeadr

Corporate names


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