West Glamorgan Archive Service

Bethesda Welsh Baptist Church, High Street, Swansea, records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD W Bap 19

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Title: Bethesda Welsh Baptist Church, High Street, Swansea, records

Short title: Bethesda Welsh Baptist Church, High Street, Swansea, records

Dates of creation: 1856-1994

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 41 items

Name of creator(s): Bethesda Welsh Baptist Church, High Street, Swansea

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Bethesda was a Welsh Baptist church in Swansea, Glamorgan. An important chapel in the history of the Baptist movement in Swansea, Bethesda was built on its present site in 1831, and extensively rebuilt in 1879. It closed in 1994.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Registers; Constitution Roll Book; Annual Report; Financial records; Programmes for musical celebrations (Cymanfaoedd Canu); Other records.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into Registers; Constitution Roll Book; Annual Report; Financial records; Programmes for musical celebrations (Cymanfaoedd Canu); Other records.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at the West Glamgoran Archive Service.
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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

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

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Andrew Dulley, West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: January 2009


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