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Clydach St. John

Church Records

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

The Parish of Clydach St. John was formed in 1847 from Cadoxton-juxta-Neath and Llangyfelach

The church is dedicated to St. John the Baptist, is in the Benefice of Clydach, and Diocese of Swansea and Brecon. 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 SN694014.

Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office (Clydach St. John)
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
1847-1894 1847-1887 1847-1927 - 1847-1853, 1855-1857, 1859-1867
At the National Library of Wales

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

  • Clydach Ecclesiastical Parish Records             "Dedicated to St John the Baptist, consecrated 1847. Parish created out of Llangyfelach parish and part of Cadoxton-juxta-Neath (Ynysymond hamlet). Includes St Mary's, consecrated 1905, and St Michael and All Angels, Trebannos, c. 1894. Originally included All Saints, Pontardawe, built c. 1887, transferred to the parish of Llangiwg in 1903"
    "Registers (including service and banns registers) 1847-1982; PCC and Vestry minute books 1935-1978; Churchwardens' accounts 1937-1964; other records 1903-2000 including 'Millennium time capsule' relating to the activities of the church in 1999-2000."


Clydach St. John [Last Updated : 10 May 2007 -  Gareth Hicks]