Two printed versions of the Welsh song, Y Bwthyn Bach To Gwellt. Also two letters, one written by W. Pari Huws, and the other addressed to him, on the subject of the aforementioned song and its composer, Crych Elen.
Papers relating to Crych Elen
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS CE
- Dates of Creation1923 - 1928 June 27
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description4 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Thomas Lloyd, musician, was born in Liverpool in 1841. He was raised in Dolwyddelan, Caernarfonshire where he became a quarryman, before emigrating to the United States. There he became a music teacher, a conductor and ran a music shop. He is also the composer of several popular songs including, Y Bwthyn Bach To Gwellt. He died in 1909.
No apparent system of arrangement. Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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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 17947 - 17950
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