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Glamorgan Archives
Llysworney Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P22CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llysworney Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Llysworney Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1754-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.10 cubic metres (10 volumes, 2 files, 20 papers, 1 plan, 4 bundles and 2 cards)

Name of creator(s): St. Tydfil's Church, Llysworney


Administrative/Biographical history: Llysworney is an ancient parish within the western division of the rural deanery of Groneath Lower in the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated 7 miles south-east from Bridgend in the Vale of Glamorgan. Its parish church is dedicated to St. Tydfil.


Scope and content/abstract: Llysworney Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of burials, 1785-1812; marriage, 1754-1970; banns, 1823-1981; services, 1921-941; churchwardens records, 1904-1966; licences and certificates, 1904-1939; orders of funeral services, 1966-1981; property, 1967; statistics, 1972; miscellaneous papers, 1949-1970; minute books, 1920-1971; civil records, 1870-1979


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Llysworney Ecclesiastical Parish records arranged by item

Conditions governing access: No Restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the incumbent, 1982-1989


Existence and location of originals: Originals held at the Glamorgan Archives and national Library of Wales, Aberystwyth combined

Existence and location of copies: Facsimiles of parish registers are available for public use at the Glamorgan Archives; Facsimiles are also held at West Glamorgan Archive Service;

Related material: See also P22 (Llysworney Civil Parish Records)


Note: Bishops Transcripts for the years 1721, 1723-72, 1774-1867 held at the national Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; Microfiche copies of Bishops transcripts are held at the Glamorgan Record Office

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids; Williams and Watts-Williams, Confrestri Plwyf Cymru/Parish Registers of Wales, (Aberystwyth, 2000);;

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006


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