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Llangynwyd Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P82CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llangynwyd Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Llangynwyd Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1662-c1968

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.12 cubic metres (19 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Llangynwyd Ecclesiastical Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: The parish of Llangynwyd is situated in the Hundred of Newcastle and is in the deanery of Bridgend.


Scope and content/abstract: Llangynwyd Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1662-1901; marriages, 1662-1909; burials, 1662-1902; records relating to churchwardens, 19th century-20th century


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Llangynwyd 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, 1976 and by a private individual, Nov 2011


Existence and location of originals: Originals held at the Glamorgan Archives

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

Related material: See also P82 (Llangynwyd Civil Parish records)


Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1721, 1723-1882 held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; Microfiche copy of Bishops transcripts, 1721-1837 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); Amended by H Thomas for Glamorgan Archives.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006, November 2011


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