Ladies of Llangollen letters,

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 210 NLW MS 22768D.
  • Alternative Id.
      (alternative) vtls004281855
      (alternative) (WlAbNL)0000281855
  • Dates of Creation
      [c. 1799]-1832.
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      129 ff. Guarded and filed at NLW.
  • Location
      ARCH/MSS (GB0210)

Scope and Content

Over seventy letters, [c. 1799]-1832, mainly from Lady Eleanor Butler and Miss Sarah Ponsonby, The Ladies of Llangollen (ff. 1-118 verso), addressed to their friend, Mrs Margaret Wingfield (1778-1835) and her husband, the Reverend Rowland Wingfield, vicar of Rhiwabon. The letters contain personal and local news.

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Acquisition Information

Mr R. T. Combe (per Mr George E. Alexander, Bloomington, USA); Hambridge, Somerset; Donation; 1990


Title based on contents.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 22768D.

Appraisal Information

Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 22768D). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4281855. Date: 20130722. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: I. B. James. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 22768D) : Repair pages 91 and 92. Institution: WlAbNL.
Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 22768D). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4281855. Date: 20131120. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: E. Pugh. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 22768D) : Repair two pages. Institution: WlAbNL.

Additional Information


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