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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Coelbren ecclesiastical parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 303 CW

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Coelbren Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short Title: Coelbren ecclesiastical parish records

Creation date(s): 1820-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.5 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Coelbren Parish; Ystradgynlais Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Formerly a chapel of ease to Ystradgynlais, currently joint with Abercrave and Callwen.


Scope and content/abstract: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1863-1990; PCC minutes 1925-1935, Churchwardens' accounts 1959-1984; papers regarding church property 1933-1981; rates account book 1820-1894.


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: Source not recorded


Existence and location of copies: Copies have been made of all baptism, marriage and burial registers for use in the West Glamorgan Archive Service searchroom, and a separate list exists for these.


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

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

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Coelbren (Wales)
Ystradgynlais (Wales)

Coelbren (Wales)
Ystradgynlais (Wales)

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