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Penywaun Congregational Church, Cwmbran, records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D1804

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Records relating to Penywaun Congregational Church, Cwmbran

Short Title: Penywaun Congregational Church, Cwmbran, records

Creation date(s): 1817-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (39 items)

Name of creator(s): Penywaun Congregational Church, Cwmbran; Penywaun United Reformed (formerly Congregational) Church, Cwmbran

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Penywaun Congregational Church, later Penywaun United Reformed Church, Waun Road, Cwmbran, Monmouthshire, appears to have been established in about 1817. A new church building was erected in the early 20th century and opened on 17 January 1907.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Penywaun Congregational Church, Cwmbran, 1817-1990, including deeds and other documents relating to Llanfihangel Llantarnam, Monmouthshire, 1817-1954; notes and newspaper cuttings relating to the Cjurch's history, 1907-1965; photographs, [1906]-1957; minutes of Penywaun Band of Hope String Band, 1894-1896.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: legal; Church history; photographs; Church affairs; miscellanea; additional deposit.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Pastor and Trustees of the Church and by Mrs M. A. Woods.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of records relating to Penywaun Congregational Church Cwmbran; Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of records relating to Penywaun United Reformed (formerly Congregational) Church, Cwmbran.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Congregational churches | Wales | Cwmbran
Penywaun Congregational Church (Cwmbran, Wales) | Archives
Religious institutions | Wales | Cwmbran

Personal names

Corporate names
Penywaun Congregational Church (Cwmbran, Wales)

Places
Cwmbrân (Wales)

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