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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Rhossili ecclesiastical parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 121 CW

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Rhossili Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short Title: Rhossili ecclesiastical parish records

Creation date(s): 1641-1970

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: o.7 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Rhossili Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Dedicated to St Mary the Virgin. Ancient parish. Currently joint with Port Eynon and Llanddewi & Knelston.


Scope and content/abstract: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1641-1970; papers relating to church property (including church restoration) 1889-1926; Churchwardens' accounts 1889-1896.


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.


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: January 2006

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