Records of Bethesda Calvinistic Methodist Church, Blaenau Ffestiniog, 1839-1975, including minute books, financial records, 1839-1971; correspondence, 1940-1965; collection books, 1860-1971; church roll, 1888-1919; missionary collection books, 1894-1967; membership register, 1898-1905; attendance books, 1896-1914; Sunday school records, 1897-1954; seat rent books, 1900-1959; Treasurer's records, 1896-1917; endorsement book, 1903-1920; Band of Hope minutes, 1906-1921; programmes, 1969; and annual reports, 1972-1975.
Bethesda, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Records
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- ReferenceGB 220 Z/DBN
- Dates of Creation1839-1975
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Eglwys Bethesda, Bethesda Calvinistic Methodist Church, was the first Calvinistic Methodist Church in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Merionethshire, and the first chapel was built in 1826. Extensions were made to the building in 1848, and the present church was built in 1869.
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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Bethesda, Blaenau Ffestiniog, catalogue.
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Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Welsh in Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.
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All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.
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