Buchedd Collen,

Scope and Content

A slender volume containing two bifolia. Pp. 1-6 contain a ? late seventeenth century copy of a brief life of St. Collen in Welsh, p. 7 is blank except for notes on the words 'parsedd', 'parseddu', possibly in the hand of Edward Williams ('Iolo Morganwg'), and p. 8 bears the direction 'For my ever honoured friend Mr. Edward Lloyd, to be left with Mr. Robert Lloyd, Apothecary, in Wrexham', in a hand ? contemporary with that of the text of the life. The last half-leaf shows signs of sealing and folding, the folds being also discernible to a lesser degree on the other half-leaves.


Title based on contents.

Formerly known as Llanover B. 30.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 13086B.

Other Finding Aids

The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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