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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Llanddewi ecclesiastical parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 107 CW

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Llanddewi Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short Title: Llanddewi ecclesiastical parish records

Creation date(s): 1718-1978

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Llanddewi Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Dedicated to St David, Llanddewi. There was originally a church (St Maurice) at Knelston, but it has been in ruins since at least the 17th century. Currently joint with Port Eynon and Rhossili.


Scope and content/abstract: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1718-1978; Churchwardens' accounts 1834-1896; electoral roll 1920-1959; faculties and licences 1754-1886; tithe rentcharge 1913-1914; visitors' book 1968-1974.


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 | Llanddewi (Swansea)
Llanddewi (Swansea, Wales) | Archives
St David (Church : Llanddewi, Swansea, Wales) | Archives

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Llanddewi (Swansea, Wales)
St David (Church : Llanddewi, Swansea, Wales)

Llanddewi (Swansea, Wales)

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