Penlle'rgaer Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Scope and Content

Registers (including service and banns registers) 1851-2002; Churchwardens' accounts 1895-1992; PCC and Vestry minutes 1916-1925; Vestry minutes 1925-1957; church organizations 1889-1932; parish magazines 1890-1902; miscellaneous c. 1920-1982.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dedicated to St David, built c. 1850 as a chapel of ease to Llangyfelach. Parish created from Llangyfelach post 1926. Also includes St Anne's mission church, Pontlliw.


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