West Glamorgan Archive Service

Gowerton Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 306 CW

Held at:

Title: Gowerton Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short title: Gowerton Ecclesiastical parish records

Dates of creation: 1882-1970

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.7 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Gowerton Parish; Loughor Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Dedicated to St John the Evangelist. Built 1881 as a chapel of ease in the parish of Loughor. Parish created c. 1920.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1882-1970; Churchwardens' minutes and accounts 1900-1921, PCC minutes 1925-1936.

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 | Gowerton

Gowerton (Wales) | Archives

Loughor (Wales) | Archives

St John Evangelist (Church : Gowerton, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Gowerton (Wales)

Loughor (Wales)

St John Evangelist (Church : Gowerton, Wales)

Places

Gowerton

Loughor