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Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 ZIOBUC

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: CMA: Records of Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley

Short Title: Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley, records

Creation date(s): 1897-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (4 vols)

Name of creator(s): Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: On 18 September 1875 the contract for building Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley, was given to Mr Howard Peters of Leeswood at a cost of £800. In November 1875 the main foundation stone was laid by Mr Salisbury, MP, of Glanaber, Saltney. The chapel was officially opened on 24 June 1876.
In a Presbytery meeting at Holt held in November 1981 it was decided to close the chapel. A closing service was held on 25 November 1981. The chapel was in the Chester district of the Cheshire, Flint and Denbigh Presbytery.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The fonds comprises account books, 1897-1981, ministry collection book, 1928-1981, and a minute book, 1969-1981, of Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged at NLW into one series: financial records; and one file: minute book.

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 not expected.

Archival history:

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

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Marriage registers, 1899-1966, 1973-1974, of Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley, are in NLW, CMA/O7/1-2. An annual report, 1939, of the chapel is in NLW. Brief notes on the cause are in CMA 14715 and 14718-14719. Further material is also held at the Flintshire Record Office, Hawarden.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Ann Francis Evans.
The following source was used in the compilation of this description: CMA: Records of Zion Presbyterian Church, Buckley.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2003.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Calvinistic Methodists | Wales | Buckley
Religious institutions | Wales | Buckley
Zion Presbyterian Church (Buckley, Wales) | Archives

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Zion Presbyterian Church (Buckley, Wales)

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