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Metal Street Mission Church, Cardiff, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 METALST

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: CMA: Records of Metal Street Mission Church, Cardiff

Short Title: Metal Street Mission Church, Cardiff, records

Creation date(s): 1993-1994

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Metal Street Mission Church, Cardiff

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Members of Clifton Church, Newport Road, proposed the commencement of a Mission at Metal Street, Roath, in 1902. Funds collected specifically for the purpose led to the establishment of Metal Street Mission Church as a separate institution in 1926. It was used as a soup kitchen during the General Strike. The Metal Street building was sold by the Presbytery in 1994 but the church continued on a different site under the name Immanuel.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Metal Street Mission Church, Cardiff, comprising letters and other papers relating to the sale of the building, 1993-1994.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged as a single file of letters and related papers.

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:

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All of the papers deposited at NLW have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible from Immanuel Church.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Included amongst the records of Memorial Hall Presbyterian Church, Cardiff, deposited by the Rev. Glaslyn Bowen, Aberdare, July 2003.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Miscellaneous papers relating to the history and administration of the chapel are at NLW: CMA EZ1/100/1, CMA EZ1/115/3, CMA EZ1/382/1-32, CMA HZ2/B.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Hilary A. Peters.
The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Bowen, Thomas, Parch, Dinas Caerdydd a'i Methodistiaeth Galfinaidd (Caerdydd, 1927); NLW, CMA: Clifton Church minute book, (CMA EZ1/115/3); Records of Immanuel Church, (CMA EZ1/382/28-32); and Records of Metal Street Mission Church/1.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Calvinistic Methodists | Wales | Cardiff
Metal Street Mission Church (Cardiff, Wales) | Archives
Religious institutions | Wales | Cardiff

Personal names

Corporate names
Metal Street Mission Church (Cardiff, Wales)

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