Dandy's Tour of North Wales

Scope and Content

A manuscript account of a tour of north Wales taken by a gentleman and lady, &quote;scurrilously called Dandy's". It is written in facetious verse and contains original drawings and some prints.

Administrative / Biographical History

The author of this manuscript is unknown. It was commonplace during the late 18th century and early 19th century for individuals or groups to travel in Wales and write accounts of their journeys, some of which were published.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, January 2004.

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 27-28

Conditions Governing Use

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