Newspapers relating to Merionethshire, 1857-1973, including Y Dydd, 1913-1969; The Cambrian News, 1874-1973; Y Seren, 1895-1962; Y Cyfnod, 1937-1973; Y Cymro, 1919-1962; Baner Ac Amser Cymru, 1884-1962; Y Rhedegydd, 1887-1951; Y Goleuad, 1869-1936; Towyn-on-Sea and Merioneth County Times, 1898-1901; Towyn Recorder, 1893-1899; Yr Adsain, 1941-1943; The Corwen Times, 1938-1973; The Barmouth and County Advertiser, 1894-1951; Baner Cymry, 1857-1859; The Daily Mail, 1897-1853; and miscellaneous papers, 1885-1961.
Merioneth Newspaper Collection
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 220 Z/N
- Dates of Creation1857-1973
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh English
- Physical DescriptionInformation to be supplied
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
A number of newspapers were produced in Merionethshire, including Y Dydd, in Dolgellau, Y Seren and Y Cyfnod in Bala, Y Rhedegydd in Blaenau Ffestiniog and Yr Adsain in Corwen.
Arranged by newspaper and date.
Conditions Governing Access
Source not recorded
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Y Casgliad Papurau Newyddion/ The Newspaper Collection, catalogue.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.
Accruals are possible