Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Cofnodion Capel Brynrhos (MC), Y Groeslon

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/6665, XS/2996

Held at:

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

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Calvinistic Methodists | Wales | Gwynedd

Capel Brynrhos (Groeslon, Wales) | Archives

Religious institutions | Wales | Gwynedd

Personal names

Corporate names

Capel Brynrhos (Groeslon, Wales)

Places

Groeslon