Gutyn Peris Papers

Scope and Content

Note book of herbal remedies, 1810, consisting of a wealth of plant names and diseases in Welsh. Also, a Christmas Carol.

Administrative / Biographical History

Griffith Williams, 1769-1838, was born in Waunfawr, Gwynedd. He was ordained a poet by Iolo Morgannwg at the 1799 Eisteddfod and he produced and published many poems. He was known by his bardic name, Gutyn Peris, and lived at Braichtalog, Llandegai in 1810.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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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 14802, 15574

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