Cwrtmawr Music MS 11 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
- [1785x1860]. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
21 ff. (at least one leaf lost before first leaf and after last) ; 110 x 190 mm. Quarter-leather and paper covers, outer half of both boards lost.
Name of creator
Signature of Mair Richards, Darowen, 1840, inside front cover.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Tune book, first compiled by 1796, containing psalm-tunes, hymn-tunes and anthems, including items attributed to John Williams, Dolgellau (ff. 6 verso-7, 11 verso-12, 17 verso-18), William Wilson (ff. 1 verso-3, 4 verso-5, 7 verso-9 verso, 10 verso-11, 12 verso-13, 16 verso-17, 19 verso), David Harris, Carno (ff. 5 verso-6), Robert Griffith, Caernarfon (ff. 13 verso-14), and Lewis Morris (f. 21 (defective) and inside back cover); accompanying words in Welsh where given.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
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Script of material
Language and script notes
Musical notation, Welsh, English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
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Title based on contents.
Preferred citation: Cwrtmawr Music MS 11 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales