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Glamorgan Archives
Llandow Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P93CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llandow Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Llandow Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1813-1992

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.06 cubic metres (7 booklets, 6 items, 5 papers, 2 bundles, 4 files, 14 volumes, 1 card)

Name of creator(s): Llandow Ecclesiastical Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Llandow is an ancient parish within the western division of the rural deanery of Groneath Lower in the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated approximately five miles from Bridgend in the hundred of Ogmore. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity.


Scope and content/abstract: Llandow Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1813-1991; burials, 1813-1992; marriages, 1839-1969; banns, 1897-1985; services, 1934-1987; parochial church council minutes, 1937-1988; churchwardens bills, 1825; church affairs, 1906-1960; miscellaneous and civil records, 1823-1947


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Llandow 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, 1987-1992


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

Existence and location of copies: Facsimiles/Microfiche copies 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 P93 (Llandow Civil Parish records)


Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1723-4, 1727-1860, 1865 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);

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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