Tabernacle Independent Chapel, Bridgend, Records

Scope and Content

Tabernacle Independent Chapel, Bridgend, registers of births and baptisms, 1801-1891; and registers of burials, 1861-1874.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Tabernacle Independent Chapel, Bridgend, Glamorgan, was erected in 1805-1807. It was affiliated with Independent congegrations at Bethel chapel, Peterston-super-montem, Gilead chapel, Coity, and Brynymenyn chapel, St Bride's Minor.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual, 1985

Other Finding Aids

A handlist is available at the Glamorgan Record Office; an index has been compiled by the Glamorgan Family History Society which covers baptisms 1785-1891 and burials 1861-1874 (a copy is available at the Glamorgan Record Office)

Archivist's Note

Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following sources were used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids, Jones, Ieuan Gwynedd and David Williams The Religious Census of 1851: A Calendar of the Returns Relating to Wales Volume 1 (Cardiff 1976).

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

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


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