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Cilybebyll Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P73CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cilybebyll Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Cilybebyll Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1768-1958

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.08 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Cilybebyll Ecclesiastical Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Cilybebyll is an ancient parish within the western division of the rural deanery of Goneath in the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated 9 miles north-east of Swansea and 5 miles north of Neath in the Swansea valley. The parish church is dedicated to St. John and was rebuilt in 1868.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Cilybebyll Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1768-1931; marriages, 1813-1929; records relating to Acts of Parliament 1836-1837; licence for marriages, 1939; tithes, 1838-1922; property, 1915; churchwardens, 1937; church affairs, 1939-1958; civil records, 1844

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Cilybebyll Ecclesiastical Parish records arranged under item

Conditions governing access: No Restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: Handlist available at the Glamorgan Record Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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, 1956-1979

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of originals: Originals held at the Glamorgan Record Office

Existence and location of copies: Facsimiles of parish registers available for public use at the Glamorgan Record Office. Facsimiles of parish registers also held at West Glamorgan Archive Service

Related material: See also P73 (Cilybebyll Civil Parish records)

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1721-1723-92, 1794-1821, 1824-68 held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; Microfiche copy of Bishops transcripts 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); www.churchinwales.org.uk

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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