File 25A. - Englynion,

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  • [1615x1660]. (Creation)

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The volume bears the name of Owen Bulkeley (18th cent.) and was subsequently in the possession of Peter Bayly Williams and St George Armstrong Williams. It was acquired by J. H. Davies from the Glanrafon Collection.

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A manuscript written by William Bodwrda (1593-1660). It contains a collection of 'englynion' in Welsh, with a few in Latin and English, by Morys ap Ifan ap Eingon (Morys Dwyfech), Sr Owen ap Gwilym, Alis Gruff. ap Jevan, Wil. Glyn llifon ysgweir, Wiliam Llyn, Sion Phylip, Risiart Phylip, Rob't ap Howel Morgan, Sion Tudur, Dafydd Nanconwy, Hen. Salesbury, How. ap Risiart ap Sion, Gruff. Bodurda, Gruff. Nanne ysgweir, Rich. Hughes, Rob't ap Rhees Wyn, Gruff. Wiliams ('o Bwllheli'), Edm. Prys, Gwerfyl Mechain, Jenkin ap Sion, Risiard Cynwal, Cadwaladr Cesel, Dafydd Goch brydydd, Huw Machno, Morys Berwyn, Dafydd ap Edmwnd, Gr. Hafren, Dafydd Nanmor, Gutto Felyn, Ris. Gruffydd ap Wiliam, Huw ap Tomas Gruffydd, Gruffydd llwyd, D'd llwyd ap Wiliam, Gruff. Phylip, Gruff. ap Rys ap Cantor, Syr Wiliam Meirig, Gruff. Edwards, Morys Gethin, Lewys Morganwg, Roland Gruffydd, Huw Roberts Llên, Dr Gruff. Roberts ('yr Athro mawr o Fulain'), Mr Huw Lewis, Huw Tomas, John Wynn Owen, Dafydd ap Jfan bannwr, Huw ap Ris. ap Dafydd. Wil. Cynwal, Wil Woodes, Risiart ap Rhydderch, Daf. ap Gwilym, Sion Branas, Huw Llyn, Y Crydd bach, Elisa ap Rob't Wyn, Sr. R. Cad[waladr], Owen Gwynedd, Iolo Goch, Bleddyn was y cwd, [Richard Davies] Escob Dewi, Edwart James, Robin ddu, Twm Tegid, Tudur Penllyn, Rich. Roberts, Thomas Llwyd, Hwmffre Rolant, Sion Brwynog, W. Davies, Wil. ap Ievan D'd ap Rys ('gwr o sir Feirion'), Ffwc Wynn, Sion Hughes alias Sr. Sion Pentraeth ('p[er]son Edern'), Howel ap Syr Mathew, Sr. Wil Tomas ap Rolant, Huw Llwyd ap Howel ap Rys ('o Ffestiniog'), Sion Wyn, Lewys Llyn, Sion ap Hvw, Cadwaladr Gruffydd, Rob. Llwyd, Cynfrig ddall, Jfan Llwyd, John Parry, Huw Arwyst[l], Rys Cain, Gruff. Carreg, Watcyn Clywedog, etc., and anonymous stanzas. A number of insertions and annotations in the hand of Peter Bayly Williams. The spine is lettered 'Lleyn MS'.

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Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (Cwrtmawr MS 25). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 5595266. Date: 20050810. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (Cwrtmawr MS 25) : Mould has stained paper, paper weakened at head of volume, paper hollow back spine added during earlier repair, covers detached from book block. Institution: WlAbNL.

Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (Cwrtmawr MS 25). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 5595266. Date: 20050513. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: E. Pugh. Status: Manuscript Volume (Cwrtmawr MS 25) : Repaired paper. Institution: WlAbNL.


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Welsh, Latin, English.

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Preferred citation: 25A.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: 25A.
  • Microform: $i - MEICRO CWRTMAWR MSS (RÎL/REEL 12).