West Glamorgan Archive Service

Swansea, Holy Trinity Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 318 CW

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Title: Swansea, Holy Trinity Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short title: Swansea, Holy Trinity ecclesiastical parish records

Dates of creation: 1842-1955

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.7 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Swansea, Holy Trinity Parish


Administrative and biographical history: Parish formed 1843 from St Mary's. The church was in the centre of Swansea, Glamorgan, and was destroyed by bombing in 1941, the parish being merged with St Mary's.


Scope and content: Registers 1856-1941; PCC and Vestry minutes 1843-1942; electoral roll 1936; papers relating to church property and buildings (including deeds) 1842-1955; parish magazine 1906; Churchwardens' accounts 1931-1958; miscellaneous 1935.


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



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