A gift of a house lying within the town of Hardelech (Harlech), Merioneth. The parties named are David Lloide ap Hoell ap Llewelyn ap Maredudd and David ap Robert ap John.
Photocopy of a Harlech Deed
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS HAR
- Dates of Creation1970's [copy of original dated 1561 May 25]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialLatin.
- Physical Description1 item
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Administrative / Biographical History
The town of Harlech is situated on the coast of Merioneth, Wales. Here, a castle was built by order of Edward I in 1283. According to The Oxford Companion to the Literature of Wales, Harlech became the capital of Glyndwr's Principality and a parliament was held there. In 1408, however, the castle was recaptured by English forces.
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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, December 2002.
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An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 24809
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