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Glamorgan Archives
English Congregational Church, Abercynon, records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DECONG11

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: English Congregational Church, Abercynon, records

Short Title: English Congregational Church, Abercynon, records

Creation date(s): 1894-1977

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.06 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): English Congregational Church, Abercynon

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Abercynon English Congregational Church began as a branch of Libanus Welsh Independent Church, Graigberthlwyd, Glamorgan, founded in 1833. In December 1885, it was resolved to establish a new church on the Ynysmeurig Estate in Abercynon. The church opened in 1886 and closed in 1992.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Abercynon English Congregational Church, church and deacons' meetings minutes book, 1894-1914; finance records, 1890-1974; letterbooks, 1914-1924; membership and collections records, 1904-1969; Band of Hope attendance register, 1921-1922; Sunday School records, 1910-1977; and pipe organ fund committee minute book, 1906-1907.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: Some material is closed for 30 years - contact Duty Archivist

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A handlist is available at the Glamorgan Record Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan record office by a private individual, 1993

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Congregational churches | Wales | Abercynon
Congregationalists | Wales | Abercynon
English Congregational Church (Abercynon, Wales) | Archives
Religious institutions | Wales | Abercynon

Personal names

Corporate names
English Congregational Church (Abercynon, Wales)

Places
Abercynon (Wales)

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