File NLW MS 23348A. - Llyfr poced,

Identity area

Reference code

NLW MS 23348A.

Title

Llyfr poced,

Date(s)

  • 1829-1855 / (Creation)

Level of description

File

Extent and medium

i, 54 ff. ; 155 x 100 mm. Half-leather and marbled paper.

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

David Harbourne; Cardiff; Purchase; 1995

Content and structure area

Scope and content

A pocket-book, 1829-55, of John Davies (b. c. 1804), Quarry, parish of Clydau, co. Pembroke, shoemaker, mainly recording names of preachers, with texts of sermons, at Pontgarreg, Cenarth, and other Calvinistic Methodist chapels, as well as at Association and other CM meetings, in counties Carmarthen and Pembroke, together with occasional references to family and local events. The volume also includes transcripts of hymns and other verse, and other miscellaneous memoranda.

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Accruals

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Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Welsh.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

The contents of NLW MSS 22853-23691 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 9 (Aberystwyth, 2003).

Finding aid

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Notes area

Note

Title based on contents.

Note

Preferred citation: NLW MS 23348A.

Alternative identifier(s)

Virtua system control number

vtls004644836

Access points

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

April 2009.

Language(s)

  • English

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Sources

Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscipts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IX (Aberystwyth, 2003);

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