Peniel Congregational Chapel, Llanharry, Records

Scope and Content

Duplicate marriage registers

Administrative / Biographical History

The chapel was founded by the Minister of Maendy Chapel, the Rev. Shadrach Davies in 1824. Peniel was first established as a daughter church to Maendy and remained as such until 1836 when it became established as a separate church. Modifications and restorations were made to the building in 1885 and 1915. In August 2014 the chapel was no longer registered for the solemnization of marriages.



Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Superintendent Registrar for Rhondda Cynon Taf District.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Laura Russell for Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the depositor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are not expected.

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