Annales Cambriae ‘Annals of Wales’

  • prose
  • Welsh texts
B =
London, Public Record Office, MS E 164 1
pp. 2–26
E =
pp. 507–519
D =
pp. 523–528
prose (primary)


Welsh textsWelsh texts


Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

[ed.] [tr.] Dumville, David N., Annales Cambriae, A.D. 682-954: texts A-C in parallel, Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 2002. pp. v-xix + 1-24.
[ed.] Phillimore, Egerton, “The Annales Cambriae and Old Welsh genealogies, from Harleian MS. 3859”, Y Cymmrodor 9 (1888): 141–183.
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[tr.] Remfry, Paul Martin, Annales Cambriae: a translation of Harleian 3859; PRO E.164/1; Cottonian Domitian, A 1; Exeter Cathedral Library MS. 3514 and MS Exchequer DB Neath, PRO E, Castle Studies Research and Publishing, 2007.

Secondary sources (select)

Dumville, David N., “III: The Welsh Latin annals”, in: David N. Dumville, Histories and pseudo-histories of the insular Middle Ages, 316, Aldershot: Variorum, 1990. 461–467.
Dumville, David N., “The Welsh Latin annals”, Studia Celtica 12–13 (1977–1978): 461–467.
Dumville, David N., “St Patrick, the Annales Cambriae, and St David”, in: David N. Dumville, and Lesley Abrams (eds), Saint Patrick, AD 493–1993, 13, Woodbridge: Boydell, 1993. 279–288.
Hughes, Kathleen, Celtic Britain in the early Middle Ages: studies in Scottish and Welsh sources, ed. David N. Dumville, Studies in Celtic History, 2, Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 1980.  
Papers revised or previously unpublished
67–85; 86–100
Nicholson, E. W. B., “The ‘Annales Cambriae’ and their so-called ‘Exordium’”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 8 (1912): 121–150.
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Anscombe, Alfred, “Mr. E. W. B. Nicholson and the ‘Exordium’ of the ‘Annales Cambriae’”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 7 (1910): 419–438.
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March 2014, last updated: January 2024