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Bangor University
Caersalem Chapel Records

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS CC

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Caersalem Chapel Records

Short Title: Caersalem Chapel Records

Creation date(s): 1902 - 1964

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 6 items

Name of creator(s): Officers and members of Caersalem Chapel, Llanfairfechan.


Administrative/Biographical history: In 1930, Caersalem Calvinist Methodist Chapel in Llanfairfechan celebrated its Golden Jubilee. Built in 1880 and designed by Mr Richard Davies of Bangor, Architect, the chapel could hold a congregation of around 300 people. In October 1880, the opening service was conducted by Rev. David Davies of Barmouth, Rees Jones of Y Felinheli and P. W. Jones of Pen-y-groes. In 1951 following a decline in members it was decided that Caersalem Chapel should unite with Horeb Chapel.


Scope and content/abstract: The records consist of minute books dating from 1912 to 1963 which also contain minutes of church meetings between 1905 - 1906. Also, various account books and financial records of contributions towards the ministry and towards the central fund.


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System of arrangement: Arranged according to record type and chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions governing access: Open to all users.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 21122 - 21127

Language codes: wel


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Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, May 2002.

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004

Church records and registers | Wales | Llanfairfechan

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Caersalem (Church : Llanfairfechan, Wales)


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