- [1700x1830]. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Ignatius Williams, of Hendregadredd, Penmorfa, Caernarvonshire, was stipendiary magistrate for Rhondda, Glamorgan. He owned the Hendregadredd manuscript of early Welsh poetry.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Acquired from the executors of Ignatius Williams, Hendregadredd, Penmorfa, Caernarvonshire, 1927.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A small collection which comprises sermons, poetry by various authors, and prose and verse in the hand of John Davies, Pentrefoelas.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 5544-5547.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
The Hendregadredd manuscript, mentioned above, is now NLW MS 6680B.
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Description control area
Rules and/or conventions used
This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
This description was compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.
The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).