Papers of Lewis Jones ("Rhuddenfab") of Llanfyllin and Ruthin

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Lewis Jones (1835-1915), 'Rhuddenfab', was a printer, poet and journalist. He was born in Llanfwrog, Ruthin, Denbighshire, and was apprenticed to a local printing office in 1845. He competed as a poet at eisteddfodau. Among his publications was Rhuddenfab's hand-book to Ruthin in the Vale of Clwyd (Ruthin, 1896). He died on 19 April 1915.

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