The Law of Hywel

Cyfraith Hywel, the Law of Hywel, was the system of law in use in medieval Wales. A separate system to the English Common Law, and also separate to Canon Law, it was most probably a custom-based system. The law is named after Hywel Dda (Hywel the Good), or Hywel ap Cadell, a tenth-century Welsh king.
(c)Sara Elin Roberts

(c)Sara Elin Roberts

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