Moriah Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, Loughor, Records

Scope and Content

Brief history of Moriah Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, Loughor, 2001.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Moriah Calvinistic Methodist Chapel was built in 1842 in Morriston, Glamorgan, now in Swansea, and replaced Capel Tô Gwellt, a converted barn that had served as a meeting place since c.1827. Moriah was rebuilt in 1898. Evan Roberts, (1878-1951), a prominent figure in the 1904-05 Revival, was a member and preached at the chapel.

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Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Nonconformist, Calvinistic Methodist, Moriah Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, Loughor, catalogue; Moriah, Loughor, Homepage (, viewed 1 September 2005.

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