West Glamorgan Archive Service

Newton Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 313 CW

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Title: Newton Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short title: Newton ecclesiastical parish records

Dates of creation: 1867-1993

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 2.4 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Newton Parish; Oystermouth Parish


Administrative and biographical history: Dedicated to St Peter. Services began in Newton School in 1867. Church consecrated 1903 as a chapel of ease to All Saints', Oystermouth. Separate parish formed 1933.


Scope and content: Registers (including service and banns registers) 1899-1993; electoral rolls 1920-1970 and n.d.; Churchwardens' accounts 1933-1967; PCC minutes 1933-1963; papers relating to church property and fabric (including plans and licences) 1867-1993; papers relating to Newton School 1939-1970 and n.d.; church organizations 1905-1907; miscellaneous papers 1932-1978.


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


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



Church records and registers | Wales | Newton (Swansea)

Newton (Swansea, Wales) | Archives

Oystermouth (Wales) | Archives

St Peter (Church : Newton, Swansea, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Newton (Swansea, Wales)

Oystermouth (Wales)

St Peter (Church : Newton, Swansea, Wales)