Papers of Peryddon, 1799-1970, comprising original manuscripts, 1918-1947, including novels and short stories, 1938-1947, and notebooks relating to his army service, ; cuttings from Y Rhedegydd, [20th century]; drawing book of I. D. Lloyd, [20th century]; magazines, programmes, pamphlets and other ephemera relating to the history and culture of Bala and Penllyn, 1838-1969, and the rest of Merionethshire, 1898-1962; and miscellaneous printed material, 1799-1970.
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 220 Z/M/1480
- Dates of Creation1799-1970
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh English
- Physical Description(159 items)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
J. H. (John Humphrey) Lloyd ('Peryddon', b. 1884) was a native of Bala, Merionethshire. During the First World War he served as a Private with the British Salonika Forces in Greece. He wrote short stories and novels (unpublished), and also collected materials relating to the history and culture of Bala.
Arranged into the following: Peryddon notes and manuscripts; Bala and Penllyn ephemera; Merionethshire ephemera; and miscellaneous.
Conditions Governing Access
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (ZM/1480), catalogue. J. Humphrey Lloyd is not the same as David Lloyd Davies, ('Dewi Glan Peryddon') d. 1881, poet, also of Bala.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
The papers came into the possession of Mr I. D. Lloyd, who added further items.
Accruals are not expected