Cofnodion Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Meirion

Scope and Content

Records of Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Meirion, 1926-1947, including programmes and rhestrau testunau (lists of subjects), 1930-1947; bank books, 1928-1947; balance sheets, 1926-1940; insurance policy, 1946; and miscellaneous administrative records, 1936-1946.

Administrative / Biographical History

Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Meirion (Merionethshire Eisteddfod) was founded in 1876 by O. O. Roberts and was held on 1 January each year in Dolgellau, Merionethshire.


Arranged by type and date.

Access Information

No restrictions


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (ZM/1264), catalogue; Ellis, T. P., Dolgelley and Llanelltyd (Newtown, 1928).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further items relating to Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Meirion are Meirionnydd Archives, Z/M/59/6, Z/M/507/1, Z/M/619/2, Z/M/651, Z/M/733/15-26, Z/M/926/55-56, Z/M/1052/10, Z/M/1182/1. Further records are National Library of Wales, NLW MSS 8481-8484.

Geographical Names