Rev. Edward Lloyd's Poety Manuscript

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

A poetry manuscript in the hand of Rev. Edward Lloyd containing his own work and that of other poets such as Edward Morus and Huw Morus.

Administrative / Biographical History

During his life Rev. Edward Lloyd acted as rector for Nantglyn in Denbighshire, Llangower in Merioneth, Llansannan in Denbighshire, Llaneurgain (Northop) in Flintshireand Llanarmon-yn-Il in Denbighshire. According to the Archdeacon D.R. Thomas in the A history of the diocese of St. Asaph, general, cathedral, and parochial (1874), Edward Lloyd probably lost the rectorship of Llanarmon-yn-Il because he did not swear allegiance to King William III.

Arrangement

Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the University of Wales Bangor by R.H. Prichard of Llwydiarth Esgob in April 1931.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, August 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 681

Conditions Governing Use

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

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