West Glamorgan Archive Service

Records of Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Ind 38

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Title: Records of Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton

Short title: Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton, correspondence

Dates of creation: 1928-1979

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (4 bundles)

Name of creator(s): Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton, Glamorgan, was established in 1884. Its ministers included the Rev. J. Abel, 1928-1950, the Rev. D. Stanley Jones, 1953-1971, and the Rev. Meirion Morris from 1975. In 1979 Tabernacl joined with Bethel, Sketty, under the ministry of the Rev. Huw Ethall. The Chapel secretary during most of this period was Dr Ifor Davies (1910-1982), MP for Gower.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Correspondence (addressed to Dr Ifor Davies) regarding the calling of ministers for Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton, 1928-1979.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: Welsh, 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, Records of Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Gowerton, catalogue; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 13 September 2005; Jones, Beti, Etholiadau'r ganrif, 1885-1997/Welsh elections, 1885-1997 (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 1999).

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 | Gowerton

Personal names

Davies, Ifor, 1910-1982

Corporate names

Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church (Gowerton, Wales)

Places

Gowerton