West Glamorgan Archive Service

Llanddewi Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 107 CW

Held at:

Title: Llanddewi Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short title: Llanddewi ecclesiastical parish records

Dates of creation: 1718-1978

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Llanddewi Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Dedicated to St David, Llanddewi. There was originally a church (St Maurice) at Knelston, but it has been in ruins since at least the 17th century. Currently joint with Port Eynon and Rhossili.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1718-1978; Churchwardens' accounts 1834-1896; electoral roll 1920-1959; faculties and licences 1754-1886; tithe rentcharge 1913-1914; visitors' book 1968-1974.

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 | Llanddewi (Swansea)

Llanddewi (Swansea, Wales) | Archives

St David (Church : Llanddewi, Swansea, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Llanddewi (Swansea, Wales)

St David (Church : Llanddewi, Swansea, Wales)

Places

Llanddewi