Records of Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro, 1969-1996, including minutes, 1970-1996; correspondence, 1976-1996; committee minutes, [1980s]; National Council minutes, 1969-1988; and Merched y Wawr Dyfed minutes, 1980-1990.
Cofnodion Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 213 DSO/81
- Dates of Creation1969-1996
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh
- Physical Description(13 items)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The national movement Merched y Wawr and the magazine Y Wawr were started by Zonia Bowen in 1967. It is a Welsh-speaking society for women, with over 250 local branches grouped into rhanbarthau (regions), including the Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro (Pembrokeshire/Preseli and South Pembrokeshire) regions.
Arranged into the following: minutes; miscellaneous; other minutes; and correspondence.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro, catalogue; Merched y Wawr website (www.merchedywawr.com), viewed 1 July 2005.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.
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