Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity Records
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/9775
Title: Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity Records
Short title: Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity, records
Dates of creation: 1947-1991
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity
Administrative and biographical history: Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity (Cyngor Cenhadaeth ac Undeb Esgobaeth Bangor) dealt with missionary work and unity matters in the Church in Wales' Diocese of Bangor. Before 1975, the Council was known as the Evangelistic Council and the Board of Missions. The Council was involved in the work of the Liturgical Committee.
Scope and content: Records of the Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity, 1947-1991, including minutes, 1963-1991; reports and agenda, 1968-1991; correspondence, 1957-1991; records of the Mission at Home Committee, 1954-1978; Provincial Committee records, [c. 1960s]-1980; Standing Committee on Unity records, 1969-1978; records relating to missionary work, 1963-1980; records relating to conferences, 1947-1969; Liturgical Committee records, 1967-1970; and miscellaneous papers, 1967-1987.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity; Mission at Home; Provincial Committee; Standing Committee on Unity; Missionary work; Lambeth Conference; Diocesan Conference; Liturgical Committee and the Joint Committee on Experimental Services; and Miscellaneous.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives. The catalogue is available online.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Cyngor Cenhadaeth ac Undeb Esgobaeth Bangor/ Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity, catalogue; Esgobaeth Bangor Diocese Homepage (http://www.esgobaethbangordiocese.org) viewed 6 July 2004.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: July 2004