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Help and advice for Clydach in the Parishes of Llangyfelach and Cadoxton-juxta-Neath

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Clydach in the Parishes of Llangyfelach and Cadoxton-juxta-Neath

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Clydach area or see them printed on a map.

Church History

Davies, Rev. D.  The history of the Calvinistic Methodists in Clydach. 1902. Here is an index by Mike Doyl

Church Records

For full and up-to-date details of their holdings see the sites of Glamorgan Record Office and/or West Glamorgan Archives

There are two Anglican churches :-

See Bap/Mar/Bur data on  FreeReg

Non Conformist Registers Deposited at the West Glamorgan Archive Service (WGAS)
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials  
Hebron Independent 1808-1837   -  

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Clydach which are provided by:


Transcript of name listing for Clydach, from Slaters Directory for 1871.

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Clydach has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Clydach (church) to another place.


Evans, Rev. T. Valentine.  The History of Clydach (Clydach a'r cylch). 1901. Gorseinon. Translated by Ivor Griffiths. Here is an index by Mike Doyle

Griffiths, Ivor.  Ynyspenllwch : a brief history. 1992/93. Here is an index by Mike Doyle


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SN694014 (Lat/Lon: 51.696067, -3.891096), Clydach which are provided by:


Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;

  • Clydach School records         "Records of Clydach School, 1867-1983, including log books, 1875-1983; admission registers, 1867-1975; attendance registers, 1918-1942; school returns, 1923-1951; regulations, 1932-1943; reports, 1957-1965; plans, c.1900; stock and inventory books, 1948-1978; circulars and correspondence, 1949-1972; miscellaneous records, 1921-1962."