ANW logo

Archives Network Wales

Search the collections:        Search help | Advanced search   | Browse by repository

Browse the indices: Combined(searchable) Personal names Corporate names Places Subjects

[Cymraeg]

[Home]

[New to Archives?]

[Family history]

[Admin menu]

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Bangor University  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details

Bangor University
Salem Chapel, Porthmadog Records

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS SCP

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Salem Chapel, Porthmadog Records

Short Title: Salem Chapel, Porthmadog Records

Creation date(s): 1869 - 1926

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 4 items

Name of creator(s): Officers and members of Salem Chapel, Porthmadog.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Salem Congregational Chapel opened in 1827. In the early years, the Sunday services were held in the morning whilst the evening meetings of the Congrgationalists were held at nearby Siloam Chapel. However, under the guidance of Henry Rees of Carmarthen in the early 1830's the congregation grew and the morning service was moved to the evening. By 1839 the chapel had 79 members.
Further administrative information is available in Hanes Eglwysi Annibynol Cymru , Vol III.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Account book 1903-1926, 2 pew rent books, 1869-1911 and details of subscriptions towards the presentation of Rev. Glannant Davies on his retirement, c. 1890.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Arranged 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 1054-1056, 13530

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: A register of christenings of Salem Chapel, 1826-1837, is held at the Public Record Office.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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

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

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Church records and registers | Wales | Porthmadog

Personal names

Corporate names
Salem (Church : Porthmadog, Wales)

Places

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Bangor University  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details