West Glamorgan Archive Service

Saron Independent Chapel, Gendros, Swansea, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Ind 3

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Title: Saron Independent Chapel, Gendros, Swansea, Records

Short title: Saron Independent Chapel, Gendros, Swansea, records

Dates of creation: 1903-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (96 items)

Name of creator(s): Saron Independent Chapel, Gendros, Swansea

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Saron Independent Chapel, Gendros, Swansea, opened in 1905 and was used as a place of worship until 1989, when the building was sold and the remaining members dispersed to neighbouring chapels.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records of Saron Independent Chapel, 1903-1989, comprising minutes, 1905-1989; annual reports, 1906-1989; financial records, 1903-1937; Secretary's correspondence, 1910-1989; schedule of Trustees' title deeds, 1917; papers relating to the Chapel's history, 1905-1955; copies of 'Y Tyst', 1955-1957.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; financial records; correspondence; title deeds; diaconate; Chapel history; news-cuttings.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Religion - Nonconformist - Welsh Independent - Saron Independent Chapel, Gendros, Swansea, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: September 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Religious institutions | Wales | Swansea

Saron Independent Chapel (Gendros, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Saron Independent Chapel (Gendros, Wales)

Places

Gendros

Swansea