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Alltwen in the Parish of Cilybebyll

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Church History

Rees, Thomas & John Thomas. Hanes Eglwysi Annibynnol Cymru (History of the Welsh Independent Churches), 4 volumes (published 1871+). Here is the ( Welsh) extract from this book relating to Alltwen Independent Chapel  (extracted by Gareth Hicks) - with translation by Eleri Rowlands

Church Records

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The church is dedicated to St. John the Baptist, is in the Benefice of Cilybebyll, and diocese of Llandaff. Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website. The church can be located at grid reference SN727034.

Anglican Parish Registers
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Nonconformist Records held at West Glamorgan Archive Service (WGAS)

Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials Deposited/
Danygraig Ind, Alltwen





Alltwen Congregational        1760-1837




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