Pwllgwaun Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Scope and Content

Baptism register, 1920-1955; marriage registers, 1956-2010; register of services, 1919-1929

Administrative / Biographical History

St Mark's church Pwllgwaun was built in 1892 and was a mission chuch of Llantrisant until it was formed into a separate parish in 1923. The parish was joined with Llandewi Rhondda in 2004 and the church closed in 2011.


Chronological within record series.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the parish in 1977 and 2000 except marriage register, 1989-2010, which was deposited by the General Register Office in 2012 following the closure of the church.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.


Accruals are possible.