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Gwent Archives
United Reformed Church, Gilwern, records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D2838

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: United Reformed Church, Gilwern, Records

Short Title: United Reformed Church, Gilwern, records

Creation date(s): 1874-1988

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Gilwern United Reform Church; Gilwern Congregational Church

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: In 1972 the former Congregational Church in England and Wales joined with the former Presbyterian Church of England to form the United Reformed Church. The former Gilwern Congregational thereafter became the URC, Gilwern. The present church was opened in 1886. Before 1886 services were held in a schoolroom adjoining the Lion Inn from 1852.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Gilwern Congregational Church and United Reformed Church, 1874-1988, including minute books, 1907-1977; financial records, 1874-1927; offertory record books, 1970-1973; church engagements diaries, 1967-1975; annual statistical returns, 1880-1884; register of baptisms, marriages and burials, 1946-1985; miscellaneous photocopies, [late 20th century] of records, 1886-1972; printed material, 1959-1984.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Register of Archives

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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: Gwent Record Office, The United Reformed Church, Gilwern, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Congregational churches | Wales | Gilwern
Gilwern Congregational Church (Gilwern, Monmouthshire, Wales) | Archives
Gilwern United Reformed Church (Gilwern, Monmouthshire, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Gilwern Congregational Church (Gilwern, Monmouthshire, Wales)
Gilwern United Reformed Church (Gilwern, Monmouthshire, Wales)

Places
Gilwern (Monmouthshire, Wales)

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