West Glamorgan Archive Service

Soar Chapel, Seven Sisters, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Ind 26

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Title: Soar Chapel, Seven Sisters, Records

Short title: Soar Chapel, Seven Sisters, records

Dates of creation: 1890-2003

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.9 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Soar Chapel, Seven Sisters


Administrative and biographical history: Soar Chapel was an Independent Church in Seven Sisters, Glamorgan.


Scope and content: Records relating to Soar Chapel, Seven Sisters, 1890-2003, including registers, 1890-1995; legal records, 1923; annual reports, 1901-2003; correspondence files, 1972-1990; chapel histories, 1951-1972; charities, 1986-1989; restoration work, 1979-1980; programmes for Cymanfaoedd Canu, 1902-1995; and photograph, 1993.


Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Registers, legal records, annual reports, correspondence files, chapel histories, charities, restoration work, correspondence files, programmes for Cymanfaoedd Canu, photographs, miscellaneous, and further annual reports.

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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records 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.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Soar Chapel, Seven Sisters, Records, catalogue.

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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Soar Independent Chapel (Seven Sisters, Wales)


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