1759 in Wales

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1759
in
Wales

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See also:
1759 in
Great Britain
Ireland
Scotland

This article is about the particular significance of the year 1759 to Wales and its people.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • 19 September - The Dowlais Iron Company is formed.
  • date unknown - Evan Davies resigns as head of the Welsh Academy, following a rift between the Presbyterian and Congregational Fund Boards.[1]

Arts and literature[edit]

New books[edit]

  • Blodeu-gerdd Cymry (ed. Dafydd Jones)
  • John Wesley - Primitive Physick, translated by John Evans of Bala

Music[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Welsh Biography Online. Accessed 28 May 2014
  2. ^ Welsh Biography Online. Accessed 28 May 2014
  3. ^ "William Aubrey". The National Library of Wales - Dictionary of Welsh Biography.