Sub-fonds NLW MSS - Manuscripts,

Ymddiddan rhwng henwr a phlentyn

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  • [17 cent., first ¼]-[19 cent.]. (Creation)

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52 volumes.

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The Plas Yolyn manuscripts, [17 cent., first ¼]-[19 cent.], comprising manuscripts and correspondence of Morgan Llwyd; correspondence and papers of Colonel John Jones, Maesygarnedd; the correspondence and papers of the family of Colonel John Jones and their associates; papers relating to the Edwards family of Cilhendre; manuscripts and papers relating to the Hanmer family; papers relating to the Morrall family of Cilhendre, Plas Yolyn, and to the sale of Plas Yolyn to William Challnor; miscellaneous manuscripts and papers. The group includes bound volumes as well as family and personal papers subsequently bound at the National Library of Wales.

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Arranged according to NLW reference numbers: NLW MSS 11430-11481.

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Preferred citation: NLW MSS


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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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