File NLW MSS 22881iA & iiC. - Farmer's diary,

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NLW MSS 22881iA & iiC.


Farmer's diary,


  • 1908. (Creation)

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MS 22881i: 80 ff. (paginated 1-160); MS 22881ii: 16 ff. ; MS 22881i: 160 x 100 mm. MS 22881i: Bound in full limp leather; MS 22881ii: Guarded and filed.

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Bought from David Harbourne, Cardiff, 1991.

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Renshaw's Almanack Diary 1908 with entries by Thomas Hopkins of Bowling Green Farm, Clehonger, co. Hereford, farmer, son of Thomas Hopkins of Bronllys Court, Bronllys, co. Brecon, consisting mainly of miscellaneous farming memoranda and accounts, some in Welsh, which include the prices of animals bought and sold, together with references to visits to Bronllys, etc. Tradesmen's bills and receipts found loose inside the volume have been filed separately (MS 22881iiC).

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  • English
  • Welsh

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English, Welsh.

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Preferred citation: NLW MSS 22881iA & iiC.

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  • Text: NLW MSS 22881iA & iiC.