Nebo Newydd Baptist Church, Cwmdare, Records

Scope and Content

Marriage register.

Administrative / Biographical History

The first Nebo Baptist Chapel in Cwmdare was opened in 1858 and in 1868 a larger chapel was built on the same site. Nebo Newydd Baptist Church is located on Gobaith Terrace. The chapel on Gobaith Terrace, originally built in 1861, was originally called Gobaith Methodist Church but it changed name and denomination in 1977. In 2013 the church ceased to be licensed to carry out marriages.


Chronological within record series.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Received from the Superident Registrar for Rhondda Cynon Taf, Nov 2013.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Louise Hunt with reference to Rhondda Cynon Taf Library Service 'Our Past', accessed 27 November 2013, and Mid Glamorgan Chapel Survey File, reference, MGCC/CS/51/90.

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 Superindent Registrar for the Rhondda Cynon Taf District in accordance with Regulation 8 (5) of the Marriage (Authorised Persons) Regulations, 1952 before being transferred to Glamorgan Archives


Accruals are possible.

Related Material

Mid Glamorgan Chapel Survey File, MGCC/CS/51/90.