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Whitchurch Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P6CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Whitchurch Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Whitchurch Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1732-1938

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.006 cubic metres (20 vols)

Name of creator(s): Whitchurch Ecclesiastical Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Whitchurch is an ancient parish within the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated between the parishes of Radyr and Lisvane to the north of Cardiff. Its parish church is dedicated to St. Mary.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Whitchurch Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1732-1913; marriages, 1732-1929; burials, 1732-1932; and preachers book, 1914-1922

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Whitchurch Ecclesiastical Parish records arranged chronologically by record series

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 http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/

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, 1976

ALLIED MATERIALS

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 P6 (Whitchurch Civil Parish records)

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1717, 1724, 1732, 1734-48, 1750-1, 1754-1875 held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; Microfiche copy of Bishops transcripts held at the Glamorgan Archives

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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