West Glamorgan Archive Service

Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Bap 47

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Title: Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry, Records

Short title: Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry, records

Dates of creation: 1864-1997

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 1.8 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry, Glamorgan, now in Neath Port Talbot, was opened in 1864.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry, records, 1864-1997, including Baptist Women's League records, 1958; correspondence, 1895-1970; deeds, 1866-1952; financial records, 1870-1973; hymnals, 1887-1901; records of the Independent Order of Rechabites, 1913; insurance records, 1893-1969; legal papers, 1906-1965; newspaper cuttings, 1933-1974; orders of service, 1914-1987; register of members, 1863-1893; dismission records, 1882-1982; photographs, 1895-1983; plans, 1906-1997; posters, 1864-1959; Sunday School records, 1880-1967; Christian Endeavour records, 1903-1965.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Baptist Women's League; Correspondence; Deeds; Financial records; Hymnals; Independent Order of Rechabites; Insurance; Legal papers; Newspaper cuttings; Orders of service; Pastoral; Pictorial; Plans; Posters; Publications; Sunday School; Christian Endeavour; Miscellaneous; Posters; Pictorial; Orders of service; Building work.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

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

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: A history of the chapel is held by West Glamorgan Archive Service, D/D Z 81

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Nonconformist, Baptist, Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel, Briton Ferry, 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

Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel (Briton Ferry, Wales) | Archives

Religious institutions | Wales | Briton Ferry

Personal names

Corporate names

Jerusalem English Baptist Chapel (Briton Ferry, Wales)

Places

Briton Ferry