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Paraclete Chapel, Newton, registers

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD E Cong 3

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Records of Paraclete Chapel, Newton

Short Title: Paraclete Chapel, Newton, registers

Creation date(s): 1905-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (3 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Paraclete Chapel, Newton


Administrative/Biographical history: Paraclete English Congregational Chapel, Newton, Oystermouth, Glamorgan (now Swansea), was established in 1818. A new chapel building was built in 1878.


Scope and content/abstract: Paraclete Chapel marriage registers, 1905-1989.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Related material: Registers, 1820-1837, are in The National Archives, RG 4/3549.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Religion - Nonconformist - English Congregational Churches - Records of Paraclete Chapel, Newton, catalogue; The National Archives website (, viewed 2 September 2005; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 7 September 2005.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2005

Church records and registers | Wales | Oystermouth
Paraclete Chapel (Newton, Swansea, Wales) | Archives
Religious institutions | Wales | Oystermouth

Personal names

Corporate names
Paraclete Chapel (Newton, Swansea, Wales)

Newton (Swansea, Wales)
Oystermouth (Wales)

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