GB 0210 MSRTOWEN
Canon Trevor Owen Manuscripts,
- [1734x1916]. (Creation)
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Name of creator
Canon Richard Trevor Owen was vicar of Llangedwyn from 1869 to 1901 and vicar of Bodelwyddan from 1901 to 1916. He also served as secretary of the Cambrian Archaeological Association from 1879 to 1914 and as editor of Archaeologia Cambrensis from 1879 to 1885.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Ex libris Canon Trevor Owen; Bodelwyddan; Acquisition.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Manuscripts, [1734x1916], accumulated by Canon Trevor Owen, including sermons; an article on the Lloyd family of Pale, Llandderfel; notebooks, correspondence and travel journals of Fanny Williams Wynn; a catalogue of the Wynnstay library; etc.
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System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 2771-2788.
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Language and script notes
English, Welsh, Italian, French.
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Related units of description
Formerly known as Trevor Owen 1-18.
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Rules and/or conventions used
This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume I (Aberystwyth, 1943).