File NLW MS 10884C. - Letters,

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NLW MS 10884C.




  • 1814-1828. (Creation)

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A group of letters, largely relating to genealogy, heraldry, etc., which include: from Richard Llwyd ('Bard of Snowdon') to Sir William Betham, Herald's College, Dublin, 1814; Robert Roberts, Holyhead to Sir Joshua Meredyth, Dublin, 1814; and W. W. E. Wynne of Peniarth to an unnamed recipient, 1828. The pedigrees mentioned include those of the Powell family of Stanage Park, Radnorshire and of W. W. E. Wynne, Peniarth.

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The description is also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Part XIX, 264.

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See also NLW Brogyntyn (2) Part 2, PQG2/9, which contains his own pedigree, 1837, by W. W. E. Wynne of Peniarth; and a pedigree of the Wynne family of Peniarth by W. W. E. Wynne, privately printed in London, 1872, under NLW Charles E. Breese papers.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 10884C.

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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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October 2008.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961); Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940 (Llundain, 1953); Oxford Dictionary of National Biography on-line;

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