1793 in Wales

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1793
in
Wales

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See also:
1793 in
Great Britain
Ireland
Scotland

This article is about the particular significance of the year 1793 to Wales and its people.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • Construction of Clydach Ironworks begins.
  • A clipper, the Pennsylvania, is wrecked on The Smalls with the loss of 75 lives.
  • A group of Quakers from Nantucket Island settle at Milford Haven, where they attempt to set up a whaling industry.
  • Y Cylchgrawn Cymraeg is the first political journal to be published in the Welsh language.

Arts and literature[edit]

New books[edit]

  • Edward Daniel Clarke - A Tour Through the South of England, Wales, and Part of Ireland, Made During the Summer of 1791

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jenkins, Robert Thomas. "LLOYD, JOHN (1733–1793)". Welsh Biography Online. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 1 May 2008.