West Glamorgan Archive Service

Records relating to Melincourt and Jerusalem Independent Chapels, Resolven

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Title: Records relating to Melincourt and Jerusalem Independent Chapels, Resolven

Short title: Melincourt and Jerusalem Independent Chapels, Resolven, records

Dates of creation: [1897]-1975

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (2 items)

Name of creator(s): Melincourt and Jerusalem Independent Chapels, Resolven

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Independent cause at Melincourt, Resolven, Glamorgan, began in the 18th century when meetings were held in local houses. A chapel was completed at Melincourt in 1799. Due to the growth in membership this was replaced by a new chapel, named Jerusalem, built in 1875 and extended in 1902-1903.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Photocopy typescript of the history of Melincourt and Jerusalem chapels, 1975; photograph of Melincourt Independent Chapel, [1897].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

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 sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Religion - Nonconformist - Records relating to Melincourt and Jerusalem Independent Chapels, Resolven, catalogue; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 13 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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Religious institutions | Wales | Resolven

Personal names

Corporate names

Jerusalem Independent Chapel (Resolven, Wales)

Melincourt Independent Chapel (Resolven, Wales)

Places

Resolven