English Methodist Chapel, Martin's Lane, Abercynon, Llanwonno, Records

Scope and Content

Marriage register

Administrative / Biographical History

Abercynon Methodist Chapel was built in 1897 as an iron chapel. This was demolished during the 1920's and a new chapel built and opened in 1928 at a cost of £3000. By 2017 the Chapel had ceased to be a place of worship.


Order at time of deposit retained.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by General Register Office, Southport, August 2017

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by H Thomas for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to the Welsh Chapel’s website (http://www.welshchapels.org/) viewed 18 Sep 2017

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

Transferred to the General Register Office before being transferred to Glamorgan Archives following closure of chapel.


Accruals are possible