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Morgan, Griffith [known as Guto Nyth-brân]locked

(1700–1737)
  • Gareth Williams

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Morgan, Griffith [known as Guto Nyth-brân] (1700–1737), long-distance runner, was a celebrated athlete of phenomenal speed and stamina. Guto is the Welsh diminutive of Griffith, and Nyth-brân (‘crow's nest’) was the name of the farm where he lived, in the parish of ...

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