File Llanstephan MS 186 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Gwaith Dafydd ap Gwilym,

Identity area

Reference code

Llanstephan MS 186 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].


Gwaith Dafydd ap Gwilym,


  • 1778. (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

i-xvi, 236 pp., followed by a number of blank leaves. Bound in vellum.

Context area

Archival history

The manuscript belonged to 'Edw: Jones, Bardd Telyn, No. 3, New Bond Street' in 1787 (i.e. Edward Jones ('Bardd y Brenin')).

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

A manuscript containing works of Dafydd ap Gwilym 'yr Ofydd Cymreig. A gasclwyd allan o amryw Lyfrau gan Richd. Thomas A.B. e Coll. Jes. Oxon. 1778'. The collection contains eighty-one pieces.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes


Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. II, part II (London, 1903), p. 774.

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Available on microfilm at the Library.

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area


Formerly Phillips MS 26350 (numbered also 2160, vel 2169, 1197, B. 47.283, 2798, 92 and 16).


Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 186 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

Alternative identifier(s)

Virtua system control number


Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places

Physical storage

  • Microform: $h - MEICRO LLANSTEPHAN MS 186.
  • Text: Llanstephan MS 186 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..