Swansea, Christ Church Parish Records

Scope and Content

Registers (including service and banns registers) 1872-1971; papers relating to church property and buildings (including deeds and faculties) 1874-1938; Churchwardens' accounts 1872-1907; church organizations 1887-1926; school records 1864-1875; miscellaneous 1889.

Administrative / Biographical History

The church is situated on Oystermouth Road in the Sandfields area of Swansea, Glamorgan. Built before 1872; parish formed in 1874 from St Mary's. Formerly included a daughter church, St Faith's.


Ecclesiastical records are arranged into Incumbent's records, PCC records, Churchwardens' records and church affairs.

Access Information

No restrictions

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 source was used to compile this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Ecclesiastical Parishes, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.


Accruals are possible

Geographical Names