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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Abercrave ecclesiastical parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 300 CW

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Abercrave Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short Title: Abercrave ecclesiastical parish records

Creation date(s): 1912-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 37 items

Name of creator(s): Abercraf Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Dedicated to St David. Built in 1912 as a chapel of ease in the parish of Ystradgynlais. Became a separate parish in 1925. Currently joint with Coelbren and Callwen.


Scope and content/abstract: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1912-1989; PCC minutes 1912-1945; other records including photographs 1911-1930 and n.d.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Ecclesiastical records are arranged into Incumbent's records, PCC records, Churchwardens' records and church affairs.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

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

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service 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: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Ecclesiastical Parishes, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: December 2005

Abercraf (Wales) | Archives
Church records and registers | Wales | Abercraf
Church records and registers | Wales | Ystradgynlais
Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Archives

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Abercraf (Wales)
Ystradgynlais (Wales)

Abercraf (Wales)
Ystradgynlais (Wales)

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