Kidwelly & Llanelly Canal Company: Letter-book,

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 210 NLW MS 22092B.
  • Alternative Id.
      (alternative) vtls004265996
      (alternative) (WlAbNL)0000265996
  • Dates of Creation
      1831-1840 /
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      Welsh English Latin  Welsh, English, Latin.
  • Physical Description
      157 ff. (many blank leaves) ; 195 x 155 mm. Quarter-leather and marbled paper with remains of vellum corner-pieces.
  • Location
      ARCH/MSS (GB0210)

Scope and Content

Letter-book of Thomas Bowen of Pen-bre, co. Carmarthen, superintendent of the Kidwelly and Llanelly Canal and Railway Co., comprising an inventory of the company's records, 1831 (ff. 1-4), copy and draft letters, 1838-1840 (ff. 5-136 verso), a humorous poem on the failures of an anonymous colliery proprietor (ff. 151-5) and an arithmetical problem in Welsh, English and Latin (ff. 155 verso-6).

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Acquisition Information

David Harbourne; Cardiff; Purchase; 1985


Title based on contents.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 22092B.

Other Finding Aids

The contents of NLW MSS 21701-22852 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 8 (Aberystwyth, 1999).

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