Capel Armenia, Methodistiaid Calfinaidd, Caergybi

Scope and Content

Records: Capel Armenia, Holyhead, 1861 - 1997, including a photocopy of an epitome of title (1861 - 1903); chapel history, (1846 - 1970); annual reports, 1914 - 1996; financial records, 1924 - 1997; minutes and correspondence, 1924 - 1978; diaries, 1941 - 1997; orders of service and programmes, 1861 - 1997; secretaries' records, 1914 - 1993; alterations and repairs to the chapel, 1941 - 1993; membership letter books, 1948 - 1997; copies of the Church's magazines, Eco'r Angor, [?1964] - 1967, and Y Gorchudd, 1982 - 1984; newspaper cuttings, 1943 - 1997; photographs, [1900s] - [1997]; papers relating to pageants and dramas, 1988 - [1992]; records of the Ladies committee, Ladies Sewing Guild and Ladies Missionary Society, 1952 - 1997, Sunday School, 1941 - 1997, and foreign missions, 1959 - 1996; poetry by Howell Parry, 1980 - 1987 and [n. d.]; papers relating to the closure of Capel Armenia, 1996 - 1997; records relating to Henaduriaeth Môn (Anglesey Presbytery) at Armenia, 1977 - 1997 and general, 1953 - 1990, and to the pastorate, 1979 - 1993; minutes of Cyngor Eglwysi Caergybi, 1938 - 1966; miscellaneous religious papers, 1946 - 1993.

Administrative / Biographical History

Capel Armenia Calvinistic Methodist church, Holyhead, Anglesey, was established in 1846 and was shut in 1997. Ministers included the Rev. Harry Owain Jones, 1962-1963, the Rev. Dr Llewelyn Jones (from 1970) and the Rev. Henry Richard James, [1979]-[1990]. Howell Parry was an elder of the chapel.


Arranged into the following: the chapel; financial; minutes and correspondence; alterations and repairs; correspondence etc.; diaries; services; membership; Ladies Committee and Ladies Sewing Guild; Sunday School; foreign missions; Henaduriaeth Môn (Armenia); Y Gorchudd; pageant, drama; orders of memorial service; englynion Howell Parry; photographs; Cyngor Eglwysi Caergybi; Cymdeithasfa'r Gogledd; financial; secretary; magazines; newspaper cuttings; poetry; yr ofalaeth; deaths; weddings; miscellaneous newspaper cuttings; religion general; Henaduriaeth Môn; Y Gymdeithasfa yng Ngogledd Cymru; miscellaneous.

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Donated by the chapel on closure, [1997].


Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)

Other Finding Aids

Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifau Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da /Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, Cofnodion Capel Armenia, Methodistiaid Calfinaidd, Caergybi (Records of Capel Armenia, Calvinistic Methodist, Holyhead), catalogue.

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.


Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected