Fonds NLW MSS 9370-9386. - Llanarth Manuscripts,

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Reference code

NLW MSS 9370-9386.


Llanarth Manuscripts,


  • [1771x1884]. (Creation)

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Extent and medium

17 volumes.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

The Evans family resided at Cwmbedw farm, Llanarth, Cardiganshire.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Miss Margaret J. Jones; Donation; 1934

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Scope and content

Papers, 1771-1884, of the Evans family of Cwmbedw, Llanarth, Cardiganshire and which include correspondence, 1789-1870, between family members; papers, 1771-1884, most of which relate to the administration of the Cwmbedw estate; and three diaries, 1870-1877, of Evan Evans, Cwmbedw.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 9370-9386.

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Language of material

  • English
  • Welsh

Script of material

Language and script notes

English, Welsh.

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Title based on contents.


Preferred citation: NLW MSS 9370-9386.

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Virtua system control number


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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

April 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);

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  • Text: NLW MSS 9370-9386.