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Christchurch English Presbyterian Church, Barmouth, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 CHRIBA

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: CMA: Records of Christchurch English Presbyterian Church, Barmouth

Short Title: Christchurch English Presbyterian Church, Barmouth, records

Creation date(s): 1877-1878, 1895-1952

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Christchurch English Presbyterian Church, Barmouth

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Christchurch was formed as a separate English church in 1877, but English services had already been held previously at Caersalem Welsh Presbyterian Church and at the Assembly Rooms in St Anne's Square, Barmouth. The new church was built in 1878, and the first pastor was R. H. Morgan, who remained there until 1887. Further land was purchased for a Sunday school in 1897. A centenary celebration took place in 1977.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The fonds comprises a register of communicants and children, 1895-1918, and treasurer's books, 1877-1878 and 1895-1952.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into two series: communicants' register and treasurer's books.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the list is available in CMA: Records of Welsh Chapels in NLW 2001-.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are possible.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr Alun Williams, Cil-y-Coed, Ffordd Ty'n Coed, Dolgellau, March 2000.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Annual reports, 1911 and 1926-1927, of Christchurch English Presbyterian Church, Barmouth, are at NLW; records are also held at the Gwynedd Archive Service, Dolgellau.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Hilary A. Peters.
The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW Facs 781; Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Union Annual Reports.

Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2002


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Calvinistic Methodists | Wales | Barmouth
Christchurch English Presbyterian Church (Barmouth, Wales) | Archives
Religious institutions | Wales | Barmouth

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Corporate names
Christchurch English Presbyterian Church (Barmouth, Wales)

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