- [c. 1510 - 1544]. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Peniarth MS 127 i Extent: 256 pp. : Dimensions: 311 x 216 mm. Peniarth MS 127 ii Extent: 31 pp. (257-288) : Dimensions: 286 x 200 mm. Bound together in half morocco.
Originally two manuscripts: Hengwrt MSS 194 and 443.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Pedigrees; texts on heraldry; Bonedd y Saint; Y Pedwar ar Hugain Marchog Urddol; 'Compd Mannwel'; a proclamation of the Caerwys Eisteddfod of 1523; poetry and other texts.
The first part was compiled by Sir Thomas ap Ieuan ap Deicws around 1510; the second part of the manuscript was written between 1531 and 1544.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (Peniarth MS 127). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4441749. Date: 20040302. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (Peniarth MS 127) : Tears to pages, mainly along bottom edges of pages. Institution: WlAbNL.
Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (Peniarth MS 127). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4441749. Date: 20041029. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: A. Pugh. Status: Manuscript Volume (Peniarth MS 127) : Repaired leaf edges. Institution: WlAbNL.
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
A detailed list of the manuscript's contents may be found in J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. I (London, 1898-1905), 775-785.
Generated finding aid
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Hengwrt MSS 194, 443.
Preferred citation: Peniarth MS 127 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].