1887 in Wales

This article is about the particular significance of the year 1887 to Wales and its people.

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1887
in
Wales

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See also:
1887 in
The United Kingdom
Ireland
Scotland

IncumbentsEdit

EventsEdit

Arts and literatureEdit

AwardsEdit

National Eisteddfod of Wales – held at London

New booksEdit

English languageEdit

Welsh languageEdit

  • Owen Evans – Geiriau Olaf Iesu Grist[8]
  • Thomas LeviCrist a Gwroniaid y Byd Paganaidd[9]
  • The Text of the Mabinogion and Other Welsh Tales from the Red Book of Hergest (edited by John Gwenogvryn Evans)[10]

MusicEdit

SportEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cardiff – Metropolitan Cathedral Church of St David". Taking Stock. Retrieved 27 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Opening of the Roath Dock". Cardiff Times. 27 August 1887. p. 6. Retrieved 8 February 2020.
  3. ^ Brian E. Davies (15 August 2016). Mumbles & Gower Through Time. Amberley Publishing Limited. pp. 168–. ISBN 978-1-4456-4716-6.
  4. ^ "Dillwyn". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 24 December 2017.
  5. ^ Winn, Christopher (2007). I Never Knew That About Wales. London: Ebury. ISBN 978-0-09-191858-3.
  6. ^ "Winners of the Chair | National Eisteddfod". eisteddfod.wales. Retrieved 27 February 2021.
  7. ^ "Winners of the Crown". eisteddfod.wales. Retrieved 27 February 2021.
  8. ^ John Dyfnallt Owen. "Evans, Owen (1829-1920), Congregational minister and author". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 27 February 2021.
  9. ^ Thomas Arthur Levi. "Levi, Thomas (1825-1916), Calvinistic Methodist minister, editor of Trysorfa y Plant, and author". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 27 February 2021.
  10. ^ Evan David Jones. "Evans, John Gwenogvryn". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 27 February 2021.
  11. ^ Robert David Griffith. "Prichard, Rowland Huw (1812-1887), musician". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 4 May 2020.
  12. ^ Richard Thomas. "Owen, Richard (1839-1887), revivalist, Calvinistic Methodist minister". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 2 November 2020.
  13. ^ University of Oxford (1888). Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886. Parker and Company. p. 280.
  14. ^ Richard Griffith Owen. "Bowen, Samuel (1799-1887), Macclesfield, Independent minister and teacher". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 3 May 2020.
  15. ^ David Gwenallt Jones. "Hughes, John (Ceiriog; 1832-1887), poet". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 2 November 2020.
  16. ^ "Obituary". The Illustrated London News. Illustrated London News & Sketch Limited. 21 May 1887. p. 580. Retrieved 4 July 2019.
  17. ^ "DAVIES, DAN ISAAC (1839 - 1887), a pioneer of the teaching of Welsh in schools | Dictionary of Welsh Biography". biography.wales. Retrieved 27 March 2020.
  18. ^ Michael Stenton (1976). Who's who of British members of Parliament: a biographical dictionary of the House of Commons based on annual volumes of Dod's Parliamentary companion and other sources. The Harvester Press. p. 76. ISBN 978-0-85527-219-7.