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Wick Ecclesiastical Parish registers

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P102CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Wick Ecclesiastical Parish registers

Short Title: Wick Ecclesiastical Parish registers

Creation date(s): 1741-1993

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.06 cubic metres (16 volumes, 13 papers)

Name of creator(s): Wick Ecclesiastical Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Wick is an ancient parish within the western division of the rural deanery of Groneath Lower in the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated between the towns of Bridgend and Cowbridge in the hundred of Ogmore. The parish church is dedicated to St. James and formerly served as a chapel of ease to the parish of St. Bride��TMs Major. It was restored in 1878.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Wick Ecclesiastical Parish registers including registers of baptisms, 1802-1986; marriages, 1754-1993; burials, 1802-1987; banns, 1825-1923; services, 1929-1966; miscellaneous and civil records, 1741-1849

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Wick Ecclesiastical Parish registers 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 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,1978-1988

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

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1721, 1723-91, 1793-1864 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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