- 1808-1833 / (Creation)
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Bound in full morocco with gilt and blind tooling.
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According to a note in pencil on the fly-leaf by T[homas] P[hillipps, Middlehill] the volume was acquired by him from the library of David Parkes in 1833. The volume also bears the rubber stamp of 'Williams' Library, Cheltenham'.
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An album containing water-colour drawings, with descriptive notes, compiled by David Parkes, Shrewsbury, during the period 1808- 1831. The subjects include Llandderfel Church, Corwen Church, Plas Newydd [Llangollen], Llangollen Church, Pillar of Eliseg, Valle Crucis Abbey, Castell Dinas Brin, Nerquis Chapel, Nerquis House, and Llandrinio Church.
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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).
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Formerly known as Evan D. Jones 2; Phillipps 11953.
Preferred citation: NLW MS 12390E.
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- Nerquis Chapel (Wales) (Subject)
- Nerquis Hall Estate (Wales) (Subject)
- St. Trinio, St. Peter & St. Paul (Church : Llandrinio, Wales) (Subject)
- St. Derfel (Church : Llandderfel, Wales) (Subject)
- St. Mael and St. Sulien (Church : Corwen, Wales) (Subject)
- Plas Newydd (Llangollen, Wales) (Subject)
- St. Collen (Church : Llangollen, Wales) (Subject)
- Valle Crucis Abbey (Wales) (Subject)
- Castell Dinas Bran (Llangollen, Wales) (Subject)
- Parkes, David, 1763-1833. (Subject)