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Hebron Independent Chapel, Cymmer, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Ind 5

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Title: Hebron Independent Chapel, Cymmer, Records

Short title: Hebron Independent Chapel, Cymmer, records

Dates of creation: 1797-1999 (mainly 1797-1940)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (7 items)

Name of creator(s): Hebron Independent Chapel, Cymmer


Administrative and biographical history: The Independent Cause at Cymmer, Glyncorrwg, Glamorgan, was founded under the ministry of the Reverend Abraham Tibott (1752-1808) who worked in the parish of Glyncorrwg during the 1790s. It was the only nonconformist place of worship in the parish to be recorded in the religious census of 1851.


Scope and content: Records of Hebron Independent Chapel, Cymmer, 1797-1999, comprising a register of members, 1797-1859; financial records, 1876-1904, with insertions, 1909, 1940; papers relating to the Rev. David Jones, 1901-1905; history of the chapel, 1999.


Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: register; financial records; the Rev. David Jones; history of the chapel.

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


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.


Related units of description: Annual reports, 1926-1960, are National Library of Wales, XBX 7193.


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: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Religion - Nonconformist - Welsh Independent - Hebron Independent Chapel, Cymmer, catalogue; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 7 September 2005.

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

Date(s) of description: September 2005



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