Fonds GB 0210 MSDINGEST - Dingestow Court Manuscripts,

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Dingestow Court Manuscripts,


  • [late 12 cent.]-[19 cent.]. (Creation)

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15 vols.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Dingestow Court, Monmouthshire; 1916

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The Dingestow Court Manuscripts came to the National Library in 1916 from Dingestow Court, Monmouthshire, the home of the Bosanquet family, of which Sir John Bernard Bosanquet (1773-1847), Justice of the Common Pleas, was a member.

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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

  • Welsh
  • English
  • Latin
  • French

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Welsh, English, Latin, French.

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


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  • English



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  • Text: NLW MSS 5261-5275.