Clwydwenfro contributed much to Welsh periodical literature. A story by him, ‘ Edwin Powel ,’ appeared in Seren Cymru , 1856-7 . He edited Cyfaill y Werin , 1862 , and the poetry column in Y Twr ( Aberdare ) for some time. He wrote much to Y Beirniad , Y Tywysydd , Y Diwygiwr , and Cennad Hedd . He specialized in local and religious history . His two chief published works were Hanes Cymanfaoedd yr Annibynwyr ( 1867-9 , in five parts, unfinished), and Hanes Eglwys Glandwr , 1902 .
His novel Habakkuk Crabb was published in Liverpool in 1901 . It was later given a different cover and a new title — Croesi'r Bont, sef anturiaethau H.C .
Reverend John Dyfnallt Owen, M.A., (1873-1956), Aberystwyth
Published date: 1959