Llifon Manuscripts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two poems, one being an elegy to the late R. G. Pritchard, Garreg Wen, Pen-y-groes. Also, a note-book of jokes used by Llifon in his capacity as Eisteddfod conductor.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Griffith Owen, 1857 - 1922, was a Baptist minister, a poet and an excellent Eisteddfod conductor. He was known by his bardic name, Llifon. His brothers, Alafon and Geraint, were also poets.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, August 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 1570

Conditions Governing Use

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

Related Material

Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor are manuscripts belonging to Alafon and Geraint. Consult the Archives Hub for further details.