GB 0210 MSPEMBDEV
Pembrokeshire devotional manuscripts,
- 1814-1850. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
The Rev. David Bateman (1807-1886) was minister of Rhosycaerau Independent chapel at St Nicholas, Pembrokeshire.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Museum of Welsh Life, per Mr Arwyn Lloyd Hughes, archivist; St Fagans; Donation; March 1997; A1997/41.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Devotional works, 1814-1850, of Pembrokeshire provenance comprising a volume of sermon notes, 1848-1850, of the Rev. David Bateman; and copies of Griffith Jones, Llanddowror, Esponiad Byr ar Gatecism yr Eglwys (4th ed., London, 1778) and Telyn y Cristion (Carmarthen, ), both annotated by their owners with verses, memoranda, etc.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 23478-23580A.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The contents of NLW MSS 22853-23691 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 9 (Aberystwyth, 2003).
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents.
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CAIRS System Control Number
GEAC system control number
Name access points
- Untitled (Creator)
Genre access points
Description control area
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
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 IX (Aberystwyth, 2003); Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940, 1953; Cronfa Capeli on-line site, viewed 18 May 2009;