Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Cofnodion Capel Brynrhos (MC), Y Groeslon
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/6665, XS/2996
Title: Cofnodion Capel Brynrhos (MC), Y Groeslon
Short title: Capel Brynrhos, Groeslon, cofnodion (records)
Dates of creation: 1884-1982
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 118 items
Name of creator(s): Capel Brynrhos (MC), Groeslon
Administrative and biographical history: Capel Brynrhos was a Calvinistic Methodist chapel in Groeslon, Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire, and was founded in 1880. In the 20th century, it ran church and children's eisteddfodau, as well as a Sunday School and 'Y Gymdeithas Ddi-log' (credit union). It celebrated its centenary in 1980.
Scope and content: Records of Capel Brynrhos, 1884-1982, including minutes, 1909-1982; church register book, 1924-1942; annual reports, 1937-1985; collection books, 1884-1978; Sunday School records, 1889-1960; church eisteddfod records, 1949-1965; papers relating to the chapel's centenary, 1980; y Gymdeithas Ddi-log, 1922-1948; and photographs, 1937-1980.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: Welsh, English
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minute book; register book; annual reports; debt collection books; ministry collection books; miscellaneous collection books; y Gymdeithas Ddi-log; Sunday School minutes and accounts; Sunday School secretary's books; children's eisteddfod committee's minute books; Chapel eisteddfod lists of competitions; papers re. the centenary; miscellaneous; and photographs.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: No information found
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Cofnodion Capel (MC) Brynrhos, Y Groeslon (Records of Brynrhos (CM) Chapel, Y Groeslon), catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: July 2004