West Glamorgan Archive Service

Coelbren Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 303 CW

Held at:

Title: Coelbren Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short title: Coelbren ecclesiastical parish records

Dates of creation: 1820-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.5 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Coelbren Parish; Ystradgynlais Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Formerly a chapel of ease to Ystradgynlais, currently joint with Abercrave and Callwen.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1863-1990; PCC minutes 1925-1935, Churchwardens' accounts 1959-1984; papers regarding church property 1933-1981; rates account book 1820-1894.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Ecclesiastical records are arranged into Incumbent's records, PCC records, Churchwardens' records and church affairs.

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: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of copies: Copies have been made of all baptism, marriage and burial registers for use in the West Glamorgan Archive Service searchroom, and a separate list exists for these.

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 to compile this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Ecclesiastical Parishes, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: December 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Church records and registers | Wales | Coelbren

Church records and registers | Wales | Ystradgynlais

Coelbren (Wales) | Archives

Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Coelbren (Wales)

Ystradgynlais (Wales)

Places

Coelbren

Ystradgynlais