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Cymer Independent Chapel, Porth records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DX479

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cymer Independent Chapel, Porth records

Short Title: Cymer Independent Chapel, Porth records

Creation date(s): 1796-1844

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1 volume

Name of creator(s): Cymer Independent Chapel, Porth

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The first minister of the first Cymer Independent (Congregational) church or Eglwys Annibynnol y Cymer was appointed in 1752 but little is known of its early history though it is reputed to have been established in 1740. The church is later described as Yr Hen Gapel (the Old Chapel) and is known to have assisted in the establishment of several other churches including Eglwys Annibynnol Castellau, Llantrisant. The register covers the ministries of Morgan Jones, 1787-1817, Thomas Davies, 1818-1825, and Joshua Evans, 1825-1855.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Baptism register, 1796-1844; letter, 1825

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

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 depositor

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: November 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Church records and registers | Wales | Cymmer (Rhondda Cynon Taff)
Congregationalists | Wales | Cymmer (Rhondda Cynon Taff)

Personal names

Corporate names
Cymer Independent Chapel (Cymmer, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales)

Places
Cymmer (Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales)

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