Reference code(s): GB 0214 P165CW
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Cyfarthfa Ecclesiastical Parish records
Short Title: Cyfarthfa Ecclesiastical Parish records
Creation date(s): 1843-1966
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.08 cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Cyfarthfa Ecclesiastical Parish
Administrative/Biographical history: Cyfarthfa is a modern parish, formed in 1857 from Merthyr Tydfil ancient parish.
Scope and content/abstract: Cyfarthfa Ecclesiastical Parish records including churchwardens accounts, 1898-1959; faculties, 1893-1928; church fabric inventory, 1948; plans, 1853-1928; kirkhouse memorial hall records, 1915-1965; church affairs, 1897-1940; parochial church council, 1920-1966; vestry amd civil records, 1843-1920
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Cyfarthfa Ecclesiastical Parish records arranged by item
Conditions governing access: No Restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply
Finding aids: Handlist available at the Glamorgan Record Office
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the incumbent, 1977
Existence and location of originals: Originals of parish registers held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
Existence and location of copies: Microfiche copies of parish registers available for public use 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