Records of Capel Caersalem, 1811-1962, including church registers, 1888-1924, and Temperance Society registers, 1897-1920; births and baptisms register for Barmouth, 1811-1881; financial records including accounts, bills and receipts, 1866-1946, and collection books, 1888-1894, 1945-1962; membership cards, 1910-1912; letters, 1929-1938; programmes, 1934-1935; statistics, 1899-1907; documents relating to the restoration of the chapel, -; Sunday School records, 1894-1946, including minutes, 1894-1907, and financial records, 1905-1945.
Cofnodion Capel Caersalem, Bermo
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 220 Z/DDG
- Dates of Creation1811-1962
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh English
- Physical DescriptionTo be supplied
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Capel Caersalem is a Calvinistic Methodist chapel in Barmouth, Merionethshire, established in about 1811. The Rev. J. Gwynoro Davies (1855-1935) was minister of Caersalem, 1887-1935. The chapel operated a Temperance Society and Sunday School.
Arranged into the following: part I; part II.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Cofnodion Capel Caersalem, Bermo, rhestr (catalogue); Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959).
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and Caernarfon Record Office.
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