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Blaina Congregational Church, records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D4462

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Blaina Congregational Church Records

Short Title: Blaina Congregational Church, records

Creation date(s): 1891-1994

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (71 items)

Name of creator(s): Blaina Congregational Church; Blaina United Reformed Church


Administrative/Biographical history: Blaina Congregational Church, Blaina, Monmouthshire, was built in 1886. It became Blaina United Reformed Church in 1972.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Blaina Congregational (later United Reformed) Church, 1891-1994, including minutes, 1905-1991; financial records, 1895-1992, including account books, 1900-1967; Church reports, 1928-1957; records relating to the congregation, 1943-1961; certificates, correspondence and other records relating to church property, 1901-1975, 1994; plans, 1949; miscellaneous correspondence, 1949-1991.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: meetings; finance; miscellanea; printed materials; congregation; property; plans; miscellaneous.

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.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found



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, Blaina Congregational, from 1972 United Reformed Church: Records, 1891-1994, catalogue; Hellfire Corner website (, viewed 14 March 2006.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2006

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