File NLW MS 21874A. - Capel Brynteg, Bethesda,

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NLW MS 21874A.


Capel Brynteg, Bethesda,


  • 1864-1867 / (Creation)

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i, 88 ff. ; 180 x 115 mm. Cloth covers.

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'Robert Williams, No. 49 Penybryn, Bethesda, August 27th 1864' on flyleaf. Acquired by the donor from the daughter of R. Trevor Williams, a native of Blaenau Ffestiniog, who was employed by the Maritime Services Board in Sydney.

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Mr Geraint Rees; Sydney, New South Wales; Donation.

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A notebook containing summaries by Robert Williams, Pen-y-bryn, Bethesda, co. Caernarfon, of sermons preached at Brynteg, Bethesda, Calvinistic Methodist church from its opening, 28 August 1864, until 27 August 1865, together with a pulpit supply list, 1865-1867 (inverted text ff. 86-8); two scriptural essays, 'Traethawd ar y Pwysigrwydd o Iawn-dreulio Boreu'r Oes' and 'Bywyd Iesu Grist yn Fywyd o Esiampl' (inverted text ff. 83-5 verso and 80-1 verso); and verses, 'Englynion Cyfarchiadol I'r Ieuengctyd' (inverted text ff. 81 verso-2).

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The contents of NLW MSS 21701-22852 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 8 (Aberystwyth, 1999).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 21874A.

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This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH.


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  • English



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