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Eredigan Caer Waum.* The Ministrelsy of Chirk fasile.
Caftell y Waun,or Chirk Castle, in Denbighshire, is the grand Mansion of the Middletons, and the most perfect habitable Caftle in Wales; It stands upon an eminence, and commands a most beautiful picturesque Country. When it was occupied by its ancient Barons it appears to have been the receptacle of Bards.
This Monarch of the Cambrian mountains was anciently held in the highest veneration among the Britons.
This favourite dir is fing very differently in South Wales to what it is worth Wales,& both so pretty that I am perplexit in the choice;therefore,Chall
perhaps should be fung hy another Perfon
*NT 1011-121 i fu far-W; Sian fwyn, tyrd i'r llwyn
ond am Sian-tan fwyn: Sian fwyn Sian!
*an invitation to the Oaken Grove was usual with lovers in former times:alfo,to drive Kogs to feed on Acorns.
hurd As lung in South Wales .
There is another very Ancient Tune that bears a similar name to the above; A Rhapsody of it, as
. The protection of Mary & protection of the Cross;
Come let us hasten to the Oaken-Grove.
“Hie down, down derry down!'
“In Summer time when leaves grow-green,
Down, a down, a down?