Memorial Inscriptions

Scope and Content

Memorial inscriptions, West Glamorgan, 1995-2002, including St Illtyd's Church, Ilston, 1998; Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Neath, 1997; Soar-Maesyrhaf Independent Chapel, Neath, 1997; Sion Methodist Chapel, Resolven, 1996; St Cadoc's Church, Aberpergwm, 1995; St Paul's Church, Llanelli, 1988; Monumental Inscriptions survey, n.d. [1980s]; Saron Chapel, Rhydyfro, 1999; and Melincourt, Resolven, 2002.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Memorial Inscriptions were conducted under the auspices of the Glamorgan Family History Society and these surveys have formed the basis of their published indexes of memorial inscriptions. For further information, see the Glamorgan Family History Society website,


Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

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


Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources have been used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Memorial inscriptions, catalogue; The Church in Wales website (, viewed 11 November 2005; Genuki website (, viewed 11 November 2005; Faithweb website (, viewed 11 November 2005; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 11 November 2005.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are possible