File NLW MS 14519A. - Hymn-tunes and anthems,

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Reference code

NLW MS 14519A.


Hymn-tunes and anthems,


  • [c. 1835]. (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

50 ff. ;95 x 155 mm.Covers wanting.Covers wanting

Context area

Archival history

'David Evans' (ff. 1, 48); 'D. James' (f. 1 verso); 'J. James 1834' (f. 46); 'J. Evans, 'Minerva', Cardigan', donor of the manuscript (ff. 1, 2).

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Mr John Evans; Cardigan; Donation; August 1942

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Scope and content

A tune book, [c. 1835], containing unattributed hymn-tunes and anthems. The register of a singing school held at Brynhenllan, north Pembrokeshire, 1835 (ff. 48-50), and notes on the rudiments of music (ff. 1-2), are also included in the volume.

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Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

Language of material

  • English
  • Welsh

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Language and script notes

English, Welsh.

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Related units of description

Other tune books compiled by local musicians of north Pembrokeshire between 1830 and 1870 are NLW MSS 14520-7.

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Title based on contents.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 14519A.

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

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


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

May 2006.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Barbara Davies;

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Physical storage

  • Text: NLW MS 14519A; $q - Covers wanting.