Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of the Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity, 1947-1991, including minutes, 1963-1991; reports and agenda, 1968-1991; correspondence, 1957-1991; records of the Mission at Home Committee, 1954-1978; Provincial Committee records, [c. 1960s]-1980; Standing Committee on Unity records, 1969-1978; records relating to missionary work, 1963-1980; records relating to conferences, 1947-1969; Liturgical Committee records, 1967-1970; and miscellaneous papers, 1967-1987.

Administrative / Biographical History

Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity (Cyngor Cenhadaeth ac Undeb Esgobaeth Bangor) dealt with missionary work and unity matters in the Church in Wales' Diocese of Bangor. Before 1975, the Council was known as the Evangelistic Council and the Board of Missions. The Council was involved in the work of the Liturgical Committee.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following: Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity; Mission at Home; Provincial Committee; Standing Committee on Unity; Missionary work; Lambeth Conference; Diocesan Conference; Liturgical Committee and the Joint Committee on Experimental Services; and Miscellaneous.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Cyngor Cenhadaeth ac Undeb Esgobaeth Bangor/ Bangor Diocesan Council for Mission and Unity, catalogue; Esgobaeth Bangor Diocese Homepage (http://www.esgobaethbangordiocese.org) viewed 6 July 2004.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives. The catalogue is available online.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names