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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Swansea, St Jude ecclesiastical parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 320 CW

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Swansea, St Jude Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short Title: Swansea, St Jude ecclesiastical parish records

Creation date(s): 1887-1988

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1.8 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Swansea, St Jude Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: The church is situated in the Mount Pleasant area of Swansea, Glamorgan. Originally a chapel of ease to St Mary's, formed into a parish c. 1920; from it came Swansea, St Nicholas (q.v.)


Scope and content/abstract: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1896-1988; papers relating to church building and property (including faculties) 1913-1964; PCC minutes 1920-1985; Churchwardens' accounts 1923-1950; church organizations 1887-1905; Vestry minutes 1898-1929; electoral roll 1938; charity papers 1953-1954; church histories 1974 and 1990; photographs 1947-1961 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.


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

Church records and registers | Wales | Swansea
St Jude (Church : Swansea, Wales) | Archives
St Mary's Church (Swansea, Wales) | Archives

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St Jude (Church : Swansea, Wales)
St Mary's Church (Swansea, Wales)

Swansea (Wales)

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