Dr Walter E. Ll. Davies' Witchcraft in Wales Manuscripts

Scope and Content

Manuscript and typescript articles by Dr Walter E. Ll. Davies on the subject of witchcraft in Wales. Ancient folklore, divination, soothsaying and cattle charms are touched upon. One article concentrates on Cardiganshire in particular and another is written by E. Jones of Rhaglan, Monmouthshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

No biographical information was available regarding Dr Walter E. Ll. Davies of Aberynant, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire at time of compilation of description.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts. There is no apparent system of arrangement.

Access Information

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, May 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 18047-18057

Conditions Governing Use

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