Records of the Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, 1885-2000, including annual reports, 1885-2000; records relating to chapel history, [c. 1990]; minutes of deacons' and church officers' meetings, 1957-1981; Sunday School and membership records, 1910-1988; letters of recommendation, 1881-1892; receipt and payment books 1972-1985; and records relating to chapel societies, 1959-1960.
Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, Records
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 216 D/D Ind 34
- Dates of Creation1885-2000
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical Description0.9 linear metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The cause at Tabernacl began in 1877 when a Sunday School was established at Oddfellows Hall in Pontardawe. Between 1880 and 1881 the chapel was built. It is the oldest chapel building in Pontardawe.
Arranged into the following: Annual Reports, chapel history, minutes of deacons' and church officers' meetings, Sunday School and membership records, letters of recommendation, receipt and payment books, and chapel societies.
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It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.
Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Tabernacl Welsh Independent Church, Pontardawe, Records, catalogue.
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