Three books containing a collection of Welsh cywyddau, copied during the 17th century. Includes poetry by Robin Ddu, Dafydd Gorllech, Dafydd Llwyd ap Llewelyn, Owain Twna, Sion Tudur, Dafydd Nanmor. One manuscript contains the work of 15th century poets in particular, whilst another appears to concentrate on Merioneth poets.
Cywyddau Cymraeg (Welsh Poetry)
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS CCY
- Dates of Creation17th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description3 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
No information was available regarding the compiler of this manuscript.
Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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Open to all users.
Acquired from the Library at Ty'n y Braich, Dinas Mawddwy, Merioneth, once the home of John Jones, poet, farmer and fervent Congregationalist.
Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, September 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 1267-1269
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Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.