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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Memorial inscriptions

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD MI

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Memorial Inscriptions

Short Title: Memorial inscriptions

Creation date(s): 1995-2002

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 4.5 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Glamorgan Family History Society


Administrative/Biographical history: The Memorial Inscriptions were conducted under the auspices of the Glamorgan Family History Society and these surveys have formed the basis of their published indexes of memorial inscriptions. For further information, see the Glamorgan Family History Society website,


Scope and content/abstract: Memorial inscriptions, West Glamorgan, 1995-2002, including St Illtyd's Church, Ilston, 1998; Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Neath, 1997; Soar-Maesyrhaf Independent Chapel, Neath, 1997; Sion Methodist Chapel, Resolven, 1996; St Cadoc's Church, Aberpergwm, 1995; St Paul's Church, Llanelli, 1988; Monumental Inscriptions survey, n.d. [1980s]; Saron Chapel, Rhydyfro, 1999; and Melincourt, Resolven, 2002.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

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.


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.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources have been used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Memorial inscriptions, catalogue; The Church in Wales website (, viewed 11 November 2005; Genuki website (, viewed 11 November 2005; Faithweb website (, viewed 11 November 2005; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 11 November 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2005

Inscriptions | Wales | West Glamorgan
Memorials | Wales | West Glamorgan

Personal names

Corporate names
Saron Chapel, Rhyd-y-fro (Llangiwg, Wales)
Sion Methodist Chapel (Resolven, Wales)
St Cadoc's Church (Aberpergwm, Wales)
St. Illtyd (Church : Ilston, Wales)

Aberpergwm (Wales)
Ilston (Wales)
Llanelli (Wales)
Neath (Wales)
Resolven (Wales)
Rhyd-y-fro (Wales)

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