Penmaen Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Scope and Content

Registers (including service and banns registers) 1765-1985; Churchwardens' accounts 1820-1962; papers relating to church property and fabric 1822-1972; PCC minutes and related papers 1920-1960; Vestry minutes 1838-1895; miscellaneous 1894- 1939.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dedicated to St John the Baptist. Ancient church. Currently joint with Oxwich and Nicholaston.


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

Conditions Governing Access

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