West Glamorgan Archive Service
Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, Records
Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Ind 34
Title: Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, Records
Short title: Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, records
Dates of creation: 1885-2000
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.9 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church
Administrative and biographical history: The cause at Tabernacl began in 1877 when a Sunday School was established at Oddfellows Hall in Pontardawe. Between 1880 and 1881 the chapel was built. It is the oldest chapel building in Pontardawe.
Scope and content: Records of the Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, 1885-2000, including annual reports, 1885-2000; records relating to chapel history, [c. 1990]; minutes of deacons' and church officers' meetings, 1957-1981; Sunday School and membership records, 1910-1988; letters of recommendation, 1881-1892; receipt and payment books 1972-1985; and records relating to chapel societies, 1959-1960.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Annual Reports, chapel history, minutes of deacons' and church officers' meetings, Sunday School and membership records, letters of recommendation, receipt and payment books, and chapel societies.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accrual 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, Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, 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