Temperance rolls, 1881-1892, containing names, addresses and dates of Bethany Chapel Band of Hope members and whether the persons have left the movement.
Records of the Band of Hope, Bethany Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, Pontnewynydd
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Temperance Movement, with its Bands of Hope, campaigned against the evil effects of alcoholic drink from the mid 19th century well into the 20th century. Nonconformist chapels such as Bethany Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, Pontnewynydd, Monmouthshire, were often at the forefront of the movement.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of records of the Band of Hope, Bethany Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, Pontnewynydd.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
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All records have been retained
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