John Williams Tune Books

Scope and Content

5 tune books from the collection of John Williams belonging to John Ellis of Montgomeryshire, Edward David of Dolanog, Montgomeryshire, Edward Davies, wheelwright and Edward Turner of Rhiwabon, Denbighshire. They contain tunes, psalms and anthems.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Williams of Bangor was a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists. No further biographical information was available at time of compilation of description other than he evidently collected tune books.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Access Information

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 6830-6834

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Related Material

The Archives Department of the University of Wales holds several collections of tune books. Consult the Archives Hub for further collection level descriptions.