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Zoar Congregational Church, Tretŵr,

  • NLW MS 21952A.
  • File
  • 1844-1854.

Renshaw and Kirkman's Improved Memorandum Book containing a list of persons subscribing towards the building of Zoar Congregational church, Tretŵr, Breconshire, 1844, and towards a general effort made by the churches at Cwmrhos and Tretwr, 1849, to clear the debt incurred in building the chapel, with related accounts, 1849-1854.

Ywain Goronwy ap Griffith papers

  • GB 0210 YWAITH
  • Fonds
  • 1927-1953

Professional papers of Ywain Goronwy ap Griffith comprising agreements, specifications, plans and correspondence, 1927-53, mainly relating to the alteration, repair and erection of new buildings, both private and public, in Merionethshire, Montgomeryshire and Caernarfonshire; files relating to work done in the diocese of Bangor, mainly in the form of alterations and repairs to vicarages, 1932-1952; and papers, 1920-40, relating to the redemption of tithe rent-charges in various parishes of Anglesey, Caernarfonshire, Cardiganshire and Merionethshire.

Ap Griffith, Ywain Goronwy, 1882-1963

Ystradmeurig school library catalogue,

  • NLW MS 23155D
  • File
  • 1727-1730, 1827-1829.

A volume originally used as a parish register, 1727-30, of Ystradfellte, co. Brecon (inverted text ff. 23-4 verso); and subsequently for a summary catalogue of the library of Ystradmeurig School, co. Cardigan, compiled in 1827 by Henry Hampton (ff. 1-19), with a few later memoranda. The titles, arranged under broad subject-headings, comprise mainly the works of classical authors and books on theology and religion, history, and languages, including some in Welsh. Also included (f. 22) is a petition, 1829, of the inhabitants of Ystradmeurig against Roman Catholic emancipation, in the hand of John Williams Morris, headmaster of the school, 1826-59.

Ystradmeurig school debating societies,

  • NLW MS 23156C
  • File
  • 1904-1914.

Minute-book, 1904-14, of the English and Welsh Literary and Debating Societies of St John's College, Ystradmeurig, co. Cardigan, together with a list of the rules of the societies (pp. 265-8, 272).

Ystradgynlais and Swansea Colliery Company Records,

  • GB 0210 YSTRADCOLL
  • Fonds
  • 1803-1936 /

Records of the Ystradgynlais and Swansea Colliery Company, 1803-1936, comprising minute book of meetings of directors and shareholders, 1874-1936, share ledger, 1874-1886, and deeds and documents of the company, relating mainly to the Ystrad-fawr estate, Ystradgynlais, Brecknockshire, 1803-1903.

Ystradgynlais and Swansea Colliery Company.

Ystorya Dared; brutiau,

  • NLW MS 13211E.
  • File
  • [1575x1660] /

A folio manuscript volume written almost entirely in the last quarter of the sixteenth century, and containing (a) ff. 1-7 recto, 'ystori Gruffydd ap Cynan Brenin gwynedd' beginning 'Yn nyddiau Edward Brenin lloegr a Therdelach brenin y werddon . . .' and ending '. . . ynghyd ag eneidiav brenhinoedd da eraill yn oes oessoed [sic] Amen'; (b) f. 7 recto-verso, 'Interdictio papae aduersus Lewelinum Principem Northwalliae filium Ierwerthium [sic]', dated Anagnia, 5 October 1223 [see Haddan and Stubbs, Councils. . ., 1, pp. 459-61]; (c) ff. 8 recto-9 recto, 'Literae Lewelini Principis Walliae ad Clerum Angliae apud London Convocat' . . . ex ipso autographo penes Dominum Thomam Yale . . . remanente per Ed: Theloal, transcriptae penvltimo die Augusti 1574', the letter dated Tall y bont, 6 October 1275 [see Haddan and Stubbs, Councils . . ., I, p. 508]; (d) f. 15 verso, a painting of the arms of [Tudur Trevor] with the subscription 'kar bob kywirdeb medd John Trevor Trevalun'; (e) ff. 16 recto-29 recto, a text of Dares Phrygius (Ystorya Dared) beginning '[Ll]yma yn Gyntaf ddechrav y sidg o droea ar Rhyfeloedd a fv ynechrav y kronigl kanis peleas vrenin a oedd yn y kastell A Elwid Pelopens [sic] . . .' and ending 'a chidac Elennys vab Priaf ai ddwy chwiorydd ai vam i doeth davkant a thair mil o ddynnion/Ag velly y tervyna ystoria Dared am y Sidg o droyaf'; (f) ff. 29 recto-86 verso, a text of the 'Brut Tysilio' version of Brut y Brenhinedd beginning with the prologue followed by 'Gwedi kael y gaer y ffoes Enneas yssgwyddwynn ac Essganiws i vab gidac ef . . .' and ending 'Ag velly Twyssogionn a fv ar gymrv bob eilwers o hynny allann' with the colophon 'Gwallted [sic] archiagon rrydychen a droes y darn hwnn or kronigl o lading i gymraeg. /A minnav Edward kyffin ai ail Essgrivennodd fo i Sion Trevor Trevalyn yssgwier Pann oedd oed krist 1577'; and (g) ff. 92 recto-158 recto, a text of Brut y Tywysogyon beginning 'Rann [sic] oedd oed yn Arglwydd ni Iessv grist yn 681 yr aeth kydwaladrvendigaid i lydaw at Alan nai selyf. . .' and ending [1270] 'Deng mlynedd a thrvgaint a devkant a mil oedd oed krist pan fv farw mredydd ap grvffydd Arglwydd hirfryn yn i gastell ehvn yn llanymddyfri Trannoeth gwedi Gwyl Saint Lvwck Evyngylwr'. The main hand is that of Edward Kyffin; ff. 7 recto-9 recto are written in two later and contemporary hands, one being that of Hugh Robertes who wrote on f. 7 recto 'Hugh Robertes a scrifennodd hwnn yn Nantclwyd yng. chilch Kalan gaia 1651'. This is the manuscript referred to as 'Thelwall MS.' in Brut y Tywysogyon or The Chronicle of the Princes, Peniarth MS 20 Version, translated . . . by Thomas Jones, Board of Celtic Studies, University of Wales History and Law Series, No. XI (Cardiff, 1952), pp. li-liii.

Kyffin, Edward, ca. 1558-1603

Ysgubor-y-coed Parish Council minutes,

  • NLW MS 16621C.
  • File
  • 1894-1938.

Minute book, December 1894-July 1938, recording meetings of Ysgubor-y-coed Parish Council, Cardiganshire.

Ysgubor-y-coed (Ceredigion, Wales). Parish Council.

Ysgubor-y-Coed minute book,

  • NLW MS 16052D.
  • File
  • 1874-1946.

Minute book, 1874-1946, recording Parish Vestry meetings, 1874-1894 (ff. 2-31 verso, English and Welsh), and parish meetings, 1894-1946 (ff. 32 verso-78, English) of Ysgubor-y-coed, Cardiganshire.
Minutes, 1894-1895, of the first few Parish Council meetings are included in the volume (ff. 33 verso-36, 37); these were later copied into the new Parish Council minute book (now NLW MS 16621C). Meetings during the period 1941-1943 relate to a wartime Salvage and Book Drive (ff. 76-77).

Ysgubor-y-coed (Ceredigion, Wales)

Ysgriflyfr 'Meudwy Môn'

  • NLW MS 4995E
  • File
  • [19 cent.]

A miscellany of prose and verse, collected and copied, in part, by Owen Jones ('Meudwy Môn'), editor of Ceinion Llenyddiaeth Gymreig, from various printed and manuscript sources. It contains notes on customs and folk-lore, a 'pryddest' entitled 'Golygdrem o ben Bryn Cae Mawr, Penmachno', by Owen Gethin Jones, 'englynion' and 'cywyddau' by many of the earlier bards together with some by Edward Morus and Owen Gruffydd; extracts from the 'Iolo Manuscripts', from Celtic Remains by Lewis Morris, and from the works of Thomas Pennant, triads, pedigrees of North Wales families, letters from Goronwy Owen to William and Richard Morris, etc.

Jones, Owen, 1806-1889 Poetry collected and copied by, NLW MS 4995E

Ysgrifau Robert Ellis, Ysgoldy,

  • NLW MS 16379D.
  • file
  • [1850au]-1897.

Cyfrol yn llaw'r Parch. Robert Ellis, Ysgoldy, Llanddeiniolen, sir Gaernarfon [1850au]-1881, sy'n cynnwys cofnodion hunangofiannol ac ysgrifau eraill. = A volume in the hand of the Rev. Robert Ellis of Ysgoldy, Llanddeiniolen, Caernarvonshire [1870s]-1881, containing autobiographical memoranda and other writings.
Ceir yn y gyfrol gofnodion hunangofiannol a theuluol (ff. i verso, 1 recto-verso, 2 verso, 5 recto-verso, 9-11, 27 verso-28 verso, 32 verso-33, 47-48 verso, 50 verso-51 a 172-177 verso (testun â'i wyneb i waered)), detholion o'i ddyddiaduron am 1853-1864 (ff. 151 verso-171 verso, testun â'i wyneb i waered), darnau ar hanes plwyf Llanddeiniolen (ff. 51 verso-66), ac ysgrifau yn ymwneud yn fras a diwinyddiaeth, gweinyddiaeth a diwylliant y Methodistiaid Calfinaidd, rhai ohonynt wedi eu cyhoeddi yn Y Drysorfa (ff. 1 verso-2, 3-4 verso, 6-8 verso, 11 verso-27, 29-32, 33 verso-42, 42-43 (testun â'i wyneb i waered), 43 verso-46 verso, 49-50 a 178-182 (testun â'i wyneb i waered)). Rhoddwyd eitemau rhydd o fewn y gyfrol, gan gynnwys torion o'r wasg, 1895-1897, mewn amlen archifol (4 ff.). Cyhoeddwyd rhannau o gynnwys y llawysgrif yn Cofiant a Gweithiau y Parch. Robert Ellis, Ysgoldy, gol. gan y Parch John Owen Jones (Caernarfon, 1883). = The volume includes autobiographical and family memoranda (ff. i verso, 1 recto-verso, 2 verso, 5 recto-verso, 9-11, 27 verso-28 verso, 32 verso-33, 47-48 verso, 50 verso-51 and 172-177 verso (inverted text)), extracts from his diaries for 1853-1864 (ff. 151 verso-171 verso, inverted text), pieces relating to the history of Llanddeiniolen (ff. 51 verso-66), and articles broadly concerning Calvinistic Methodist theology, administration and culture, some published in Y Drysorfa (ff. 1 verso-2, 3-4 verso, 6-8 verso, 11 verso-27, 29-32, 33 verso-42, 42-43 (inverted text), 43 verso-46 verso, 49-50 and 178-182 (inverted text)). Items found loose within the volume, including press cuttings, 1895-1897, have been placed in an archival envelope (4 ff.). Some of the manuscript's contents were published in Cofiant a Gweithiau y Parch. Robert Ellis, Ysgoldy, ed. by the Rev. John Owen Jones (Caernarfon, 1883).

Ellis, Robert, 1808-1881

Ysgrifau John Minton,

  • NLW MS 12273iiiB.
  • File
  • [1901x1939] /

A volume of holograph essays by John Minton, Treorchy, on 'Llwch', 'Glaw', and 'Hwyl'.

Minton , John.

Ysgrifau a cherddi amrywiol

  • NLW Facs 983
  • file
  • 1928-1966

Llungopi o ddau draethawd mewn llawysgrif ar bynciau cerddorol o bosibl ar gyfer Cerddoriaeth Cymru, y naill yn dwyn y teitl 'Yr ymdaith gerddorol' gan Ben Bowen Thomas a'r llall yn dwyn y teitl 'Ceisio dysgu' gan Kate Roberts.Yn ogystal, mae copi o gerdd mewn llawysgrif gan Nansi Richards, a gyflwynwyd i'r Faner o bosibl, ynghyd â mân bethau yn ymwneud yn bennaf â Chymry Llundain megis bwydlen cinio Cymdeithas Ceredigion Llundain 1928.

Thomas, Ben Bowen, 1899-1977

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