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Zion Chapel, Blacklane, Pentre Broughton, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 ZIOBLA

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: CMA: Records of Zion Chapel, Blacklane, Pentre Broughton

Short Title: Zion Chapel, Blacklane, Pentre Broughton, records

Creation date(s): 1960-1997

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (4 vols)

Name of creator(s): Zion Chapel, Blacklane, Pentre Broughton

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Zion Chapel was an important meeting place in the parish of Broughton. At the time of the proceedings of the Welsh Church Commissioners in 1905, the chapel had 230 adherents and 92 communicants. The last service in the chapel was held on 20 December 1997. It then closed its doors.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The fonds contains the records of Zion Chapel, Blacklane, Pentre Broughton, comprising a register of births, baptisms and deaths, 1960-1995; a minute book of members' meetings, 1967-1997; and two treasurers' books, 1986-1997.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged at NLW into four files by record type.

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 this list is available in CMA: Records of Welsh Chapels in NLW 2001-

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mrs Gwawr Booth, Wrexham, December 2002.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: A copy of the Chapel's Annual Report for 1939 is held at NLW; pictures are in the custody of the Denbighshire Record Office, Ruthin.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by J. Graham Jones.
The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Report of the Royal Commission on the Church of England in Wales and Monmouthshire 1905, Appendix: County Statistics.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2003.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Calvinistic Methodists | Wales | New Broughton
Religious institutions | Wales | New Broughton
Zion Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Blacklane, Pentre Broughton, Wales) | Archives

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Zion Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Blacklane, Pentre Broughton, Wales)

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