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Glamorgan Archives
Llandaff Cathedral, Dean and Chapter records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DL/CHAP

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Dean and Chapter of Llandaff Cathedral records

Short Title: Llandaff Cathedral, Dean and Chapter records

Creation date(s): 1817-1955

Level of description: Sub-fonds

Extent: 0.03 cubic metres (4 vols, 2 booklets & 2 papers)

Name of creator(s): Dean and Chapter of Llandaff Cathedral

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Llandaff Cathedral, in Cardiff, Glamorgan, the seat of the Bishop of Llandaff, is managed by the Dean and Chapter at capitular meetings, the records of which are Chapter Act books, used to record admissions of canons, vicars and chantry chaplains, and decisions relating to the fabric, finance and estates. Matters such as wills, bequests and endowments may also be recorded.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Chapter act books, 1817-1964; and form of Oath to be taken by Canon on admission to Canonry, [19th century].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: Restricted Access. If you would like to view this collection please apply for permission, in writing, to the Glamorgan Archivist.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the Glamorgan Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Chapter Clerk to the Dean and Chapter of Llandaff Cathedral at various intervals.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Related units of description held at the Glamorgan Record Office, DL/DC, Llandaff Cathedral Archives. Related units of description are also held at the National Library of Wales.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Hayden Burns for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for the Dean and Chapter of Llandaff; Local Records: Their Nature and Their Care, Ed., Redstone, Lilian J. and Francis W. Steer (London, 1953).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Church buildings | Wales | Llandaff
Church management | Wales | Llandaff
Church property | Wales | Llandaff
Llandaff Cathedral | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Llandaff Cathedral (Llandaff, Wales)

Places
Llandaff (Wales)

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