Fonds GB 0210 MSABGREEN - Archbishop Green Manuscripts

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Archbishop Green Manuscripts


  • [1740] x [1944] (Creation)

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Extent and medium

4 vols

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Name of creator

Biographical history

The Reverend Charles Alfred Howell Green (1864-1944) was born in Llanelli. He became Bishop of Bangor and Archbishop of Wales.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Presented by the Reverend Charles Alfred Howell Green.

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Scope and content

A collection comprising documents relating to the families of George Wade Green of Court Henry, Richard Thomas Howell of Bryncaerau, Francis Green of Denmark Hill, and Peter Williams of Gelli Lednais; also material relating to Cadwallader Jones, Collector General of the Customs to Charles I.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 4838-4841.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

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Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

English, unless otherwise specified.

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Finding aids

The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

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Rules and/or conventions used

This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.


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Dates of creation revision deletion

October 2005.


  • English



Archivist's note

This description was compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.

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  • Text: Archbishop Green Manuscripts.