Accumulated manuscript volumes
- [c. 1752]- (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Manuscript volumes, previously in the possession of musicians, collectors or precentors, and accumulated by Dr J. Lloyd Williams. Many were evidently acquired by him from J. H. Davies, Cwrt-mawr, and contain mainly folk songs and hymn tunes, recorded in eighteenth and nineteenth century Wales.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged in order of previous J. Lloyd Williams reference numbers. Volumes previously un-numbered appear at end of sequence.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Welsh, unless otherwise specified
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
For a detailed description of files AH1/1-AH1/53, see NLW Facs 973, vol. 1, pp. 32-69.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Manuscripts which formerly formed part of the Cwrtmawr Collection are AH1/28-36, AH1/50, AH1/54 and possibly AH1/8.
Preferred citation: AH1
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