Collection of 16th and 17th Century Poetry

Scope and Content

A collection of Welsh poems, carols, cywyddau and englynion being copies of the work of poets belonging to the 16th and 17th centuries. The manuscript is incomplete and the last page contains a quotation from the Dictionary of Wiliam Llyn.

Administrative / Biographical History

No biographical information was available regarding the compiler of this manuscript but the names of its many owners are to be found on some of its pages.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Access Information

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, August 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 92

Conditions Governing Use

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