File NLW MS 10917B. - Cymeriadau Rhostryfan,

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NLW MS 10917B.


Cymeriadau Rhostryfan,


  • 1936 / (Creation)

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Name of creator

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

W. Gilbert Williams; Rhostryfan; Donation; 1936

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Scope and content

'Rhostryfan. Hanesion o'r Dyddiau Gynt', being a typescript copy of stories of local characters written by W. Gilbert Williams, Rhostryfan, July, 1936, and based on their associations with four ruined buildings in the district, namely 'Y Castell', 'Pen y Gaerwen', 'Y Felin Frag', and 'Y Pwrws'.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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Finding aids

The description is also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Part XIX, 269.

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Related units of description

For other papers of Rhostryfan and district interest, see NLW MSS 10913-10916C.

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Title based on contents.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 10917B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

November 2008.


  • English



Archivist's note

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 III (Aberystwyth, 1961);

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  • Text: NLW MS 10917B.