Peniarth MS 354 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
A book of precedents,
- [1501x1511] / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
114 ff. (foliated iv ff. + 110 ff. (folios 1-92 also paginated 1-181 pp.)) ; 195 x 141 to 221 x 148 mm. Rebound at NLW.
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Examples of deeds, entries in court rolls, patents, and other legal instruments collected by Edward ap Rys ap David, auditor of Powis, receiver of Chirk and Chirkland, circa 1509. The documents quoted relate to the lordships of Bromfield and Yale, Chirk and Chirkland, Oswestry, and Cowres, the boroughs of Holt and Beaumaris, and Oxfordshire. There are a few Welsh recipes and verses in the margins.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Latin, English, Welsh.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The description is also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Part I (Aberystwyth, 1940-3), 3.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Hengwrt MS 213.
Preferred citation: Peniarth MS 354 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
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Name access points
- Edward ap Rhys ap David. (Creator)
- Bromfield and Yale (Wales : Lordship) (Subject)
- Chirk (Wales : Lordship) (Subject)
- Chirkland (Wales : Lordship) (Subject)
- Oswestry (England : Lordship) (Subject)
- Holt (Wales : Borough) (Subject)
- Beamaris (Wales : Borough) (Subject)
- Edward ap Rhys ap David (Subject)
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