Rev. William Wynn Williams Papers

Scope and Content

Diary, with brief entries relating to the normal pursuits and activities of a country parson, 1860-1868.

Rough notes on archaeological remains in Anglesey.

2 letters addressed to Rev. William Wynn Williams from E. W. Senhouse and Owen Williams, Waenfawr regarding Penrhyn and Cochwillan pedigrees and Roman altars in Cumberland.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev. William Wynn Williams, curate of Llangeinwen and Llangaffo was an evangelical preacher and a keen antiquary, contributing several articles to Archaeologia Cambrensis. He died in 1883 at the age of 59.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 10537-10540

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