File NLW MS 13923C. - John Vaughan, Cwrt Derllys, and the SPCK

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NLW MS 13923C.


John Vaughan, Cwrt Derllys, and the SPCK


  • 1940 (Creation)

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336 ff. ; 260 x 190 mm.

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Donated by Mr J. Clement, Llanelli, 1941.

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Part of the original manuscript, 1940, of the MA thesis of Mary Clement, Llanelli, entitled 'Hanes yr S.P.C.K. yn Sir Gaerfyrddin o 1700 hyd 1750 gyda chyfeiriad arbennig at John Vaughan, Cwrt Derllys, a'i waith', submitted to the University of Wales at UCW Aberystwyth. It comprises transcripts and abstracts of the correspondence of John Vaughan (1663-1722), of Derllys, with the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, concerning the supply of Bibles and other Christian publications for distribution in Welsh parishes. Most of the original correspondence and records are held at the SPCK headquarters in London.

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Welsh, English

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See also NLW MSS 16882-3D. For further papers relating to John Vaughan or the S.P.C.K. see NLW MSS 2B, 359B, the Ottley Correspondence, the Plas Gwyn Estate Records.

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Mary Clement, 'John Vaughan, Cwrt Derllys, a'i waith (1663-1722)', Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion (1942), 73-107.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 13923C


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