West Glamorgan Archive Service

Morriston Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 312 CW

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Title: Morriston Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short title: Morriston ecclesiastical parish records

Dates of creation: 1859-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.9 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Morriston Parish


Administrative and biographical history: Dedicated to St David. Built 1891 as a chapel of ease to Llangyfelach; made into a parish in 1924. Also included St John (Welsh; recently closed) built before 1851.


Scope and content: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1891-1990; Churchwardens' accounts and minute books 1859-1971; PCC/Church Council and Easter Vestry minutes 1859-1971; parish magazines 1890-1984; miscellaneous including papers relating to church property 1924-1956


Language/script: English; Welsh

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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


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


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: January 2006



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