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Penydarren Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P201CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Penydarren Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Penydarren Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1872-1993

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (6 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Penydarren Ecclesiastical Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The parish of Penydarren lies in the single parish Benefice of Penydarren, which is within the rural deanery of Merthyr Tydfil in the diocese of Llandaff. The parish church is dedicated to St. John.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Penydarren Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms,1872-1981; marriages, 1872-1970; banns, 1921-1989; confirmations, 1932-1985; members, 1947-1981; services, 1916-1993; church electoral rolls, 1939-c1970; vetsry minutes, 1924-1976; financial records, 1892-1976; photographs, 1990s

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Penydarren 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, 2004

ALLIED MATERIALS

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

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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 2004


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