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Providence Baptist Church, Knelston, records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Bap 63

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Providence Baptist Church, Knelston, Records

Short Title: Providence Baptist Church, Knelston, records

Creation date(s): 1858-1979

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.6 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Providence Baptist Church, Knelston

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The records are relating to the Providence Baptist Church, Knelston which was opened in 1858. Christy Davies was the overseer of Knelston Church in the mid 20th century. Baptist churches are usually self-governing within a Baptist Union.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Providence Baptist Church, Knelston, 1858-1979, including deeds and other legal papers, 1911-1979; church accounts, 1934-1972; trustee correspondence, 1935-1964; documents relating to Christy Davies, 1946-1949; records relating to the Chapel Centenary, 1858-1958; illustrations, 1932-1950s; and miscellaneous church documents, 1880-1970.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: deeds and other legal papers; church accounts; trustee correspondence; documents relating to Christy Davies; records relating to the Chapel Centenary; illustrations; and miscellaneous church documents.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

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

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Providence Baptist Church, Knelston, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | West Glamorgan

Personal names

Corporate names

Places
Knelston (Wales)

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