Two registers of members, 1851-1867. Consist of the names of brothers and sisters (entered separately) and their monthly contributions. Some entries include notes as to which members were lost, either through death, departure or expulsion due to drunkenness or lewdness. Also, a record that some members refused to abstain from drinking alcohol.
Bethel Chapel, Pen-y-groes Registers
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS BCR
- Dates of Creation1851 - 1867
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description2 itemsOfficers and members of Bethel (C. M.) Chapel, Pen-y-groes, Caernarfonshire.Officers and members of Bethel (C. M.) Chapel, Pen-y-groes, Caernarfonshire.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
In 1945, Bethel C.M. Chapel in Pen-y-groes, Caernarfonshire celebrated it's centenary. At that time, the church had around 370 members and the minister was Rev. Howell Roberts.
Arranged chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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Presented by Dr Shelton Roberts of Pen-y-groes, 1929.
Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, July 2002.
Other Finding Aids
An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 462 - 463
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