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Chapels database

This project is fully described on Glamorgan Chapels Database

This Llanwonno database compiled by Gareth Hicks with contributions from;

If a chapel is already mentioned on the main parish page then its name will act as a link to that section for any data recorded there - such as extant records and OS Grid references

Some chapels may have more than one entry if it is not possible to correctly identify each from a particular source

(For an explanation of the various non-conformist denominations see Gareth's Help Page )

Sources referred to (indicated by number shown in brackets after the data entry) where there may be more data available

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Baptist

Welsh Baptist chapel, Abercynon

  • Welsh Baptist chapel, Abercynon         Erected in 1906        Seats 350         Rev Benjamin Howells      1910  (7)

Calfaria Welsh Baptist chapel, Glancynon Terrace, Abercynon (Navigation)

  • Calfaria chapel, Glancynon Terrace, Abercynon            ST08429506          Demolished in 1994        (1)
  • Opened in 1894   Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • Calfaria Welsh Baptist chapel, Glancynon Terrace, Abercynon   - Extant Records   (5)
  • Welsh Baptist, Navigation                      Rev Joseph Frdk Williams (resident there)          1895  (6)
  • Calfaria Baptist             Erected in 1888        Seats  850                1910  (7)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

Moriah English Baptist chapel, Abercynon (Navigation)

  • Moriah chapel, Abercynon             ST08069509            Still in use in 1998         (1)
  • Moriah English Baptist - Extant Records  (5)
  • English Baptist, Navigation              Rev Hy. Robinson [resident there]            1895  (6)
  • Moriah Baptist      Erected in 1894   Seats 400          1910  (7)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

Carmel Baptist chapel, Blaenllechau

Ffrwd Welsh Baptist chapel, Dyffryn Rd/Campbell terrace, Mountain Ash

  • Ffrwd Welsh Baptist chapel, Dyffryn Rd/Campbell terrace, Mountain Ash      ST04719945    Built in 1901, still in use in 1995            (1)
  • Ffrwd Welsh Baptist                 Built in 1897 at cost £2500     Seats 450                 1910  (7)

Pisgah Baptist chapel (Mount Pisgah), Oakland St, Mountain Ash

  • Pisgah Baptist chapel (Mount Pisgah), Oakland St, Mountain Ash              ST05169824     Closed in 1992     (1)
  • Mount Pisgah English Baptist       Built 1897 at cost £2450     Seats 600       Rev George Neighbour     1910  (7)
  • Now combined with Bethesda, Penrhiwceibr as the Miskin Baptist Centre

Nazareth English Baptist chapel, Cardiff Rd, Mountain Ash

  • Nazareth English Baptist chapel, Cardiff Rd, Mountain Ash            ST04829921   Built in 1841, modified, altered or rebuilt 1854, and 1906, still in use in 1998           (1)
  • Nazareth English Baptist                  Rev John Howells    Seats 600              1895   (6)
  • Nazareth English Baptist        Built in 1866               Seats 800               Rev Ernest V Tidman        1910  (7)
  • Mountain Ash Particular Baptists          Erected in 1840                Thomas Price, Minister, Rose Cottage, Aberdare   1851   (12)                                   [right place?]

Rhos Welsh Baptist chapel, Oxford St, Mountain Ash

  • Rhos Welsh Baptist chapel, Oxford St, Mountain Ash                ST04819901            Demolished pre 1998         (1)
  • There is a book Llawlyfr Eglwys y Rhos, Mountain Ash, 1882. Aberdar : Jenkins Howell, Argraffydd, 1882.   (3)
  • Rhos Welsh Baptist  - Extant Records  (5)
  • Rhos Welsh Baptist      Built in 1860 at cost £2000   Rev Thos H Hughes  Seats 1000    1895  (6)
  • Rhos Welsh Baptist      Built in 1855 at cost £2000    Seats 900    1910   (7)
  • Book index entry;-  ' Chapel, Rhos, 1860-1975'       A translation from the Welsh of William Bevan's History of Mountain Ash, 1896  
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

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

  • "Rhos Welsh Baptist Chapel (Capel Bedyddwyr Cymraeg Aberpennar), Mountain Ash,Glamorgan was opened in 1861. A Baptist cause was established in Mountain Ash by the early 1800s and the first Welsh Baptist Chapel, Nazareth was opened in July 1841"
    "Minutes books, 1886-1958; list of members, 1900-1927; and cash book, 1910-1946"
  • Book;
    Jones, B. J. Rhos, Mountain Ash : eglwys y Bedyddwyr; llawlyfr y canmlwyddiant, 1855-1955 [Rhos, Mountain Ash: Baptist chapel; ...]. 1955.

Bethesda English Baptist chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr/Ynys-Boeth

  • Bethesda English Baptist chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr/Ynys-Boeth     ST05929761  Built in 1885, closed 1970's          (1)
  • Bethesda English Baptist, Penrhiwceiber  -  Extant Records (5)
  • Bethesda English Baptist, Penrhiwceibr     Built in 1885 at cost £663   Seats 250    Rev David Howells  1895  (6)   and       Seats 300   1910  (7)
  • Rev David Howells was the first Pastor of Bethel English Baptist Church, Treharris in 1882. He was also the minister of Bethesda E. B. Church Penrhiwceiber in 1894 and of the new church, Bethesda, Penrhiwceiber in 1904  (11 Jo)
  • Now combined with Mount Pisgah, Mountain Ash as the Miskin Baptist Centre

Jerusalem Welsh Baptist chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr/Ynysyboeth

  • Jerusalem Welsh Baptist chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr/Ynysyboeth      ST05629791     Built in 1885, demolished c.1995   (1)
  • Jerusalem Welsh Baptist, Penrhiwceibr     Built in 1886 at cost £1900    Seats 800         Rev Wm R Jones   1895  (6)      and  Seats 700   1910  (7)

Tabernacle Welsh Baptist Chapel, Berw Road / Bridge Street/Tabernacle Sq, Pontypridd

  • Tabernacle Welsh Baptist Chapel (Cultural Centre), Berw Road; Bridge Street, Pontypridd    ST0738890444  Built in 1861, modified, altered or rebuilt 1910, closed 1983.
    The chapel building now houses Pontypridd Museum.   (1)
  • Book index entry          Tabernacl Chapel,---, Taff St., 1890 & others               (2)                        [right one ?]
  • Welsh Baptist, Bridge St    Rev - Roberts     1880  Slaters
  • There is a book by Roberts, E. Eglwys y Bedyddwyr yn y Tabernacl, Pontypridd : braslun o'i hanes o'r dechreuad hyd agoriad y Tabernacl, Rhagfyr 22, 1861. Pontypridd: B.Davies, 1883      (3)
  • Tabernacle Welsh Baptist church, Tabernacle Square,  Pontypridd   -  Extant Records   (5)
  • Tabernacle Welsh Baptist, Bridge St             Built in 1861         Rev John Robert Jones       1895  (6)   and Rev William Adulam Williams   1910  (7)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive
  • View of Old Bridge, Victoria Bridge, Tabernacle chapel etc on the People's Collection Wales site
  • Minister and deacons in 1910, 1948 & 1960s on the People's Collection Wales site - also Rev DE Lewis 1953/58; Rev W A Williams 1909/35; Rev Edward Roberts 1859/87;
  • Chapel Choral Society 1935 on the People's Collection Wales site - also Rev John Jenkins 1819/20; Rev Thomas Francis 1856/58; Minister and deacons 1930s; Sunday school class 1915
  • Chapel Mixed Choir on the People's Collection Wales site

Carmel English Baptist Church, Graigwen Rd, Pontypridd

  • Carmel English Baptist Church, Pontypridd           ST06959016     Built in 1810, modified, altered or rebuilt 1831, 1870 and 1884    (1)
  • Carmel English Baptist, Pontypridd   - Extant records   (5)
  • Carmel English Baptist chapel, Mill St, Pontypridd     Built in 1883, with 750 sittings   Rev Enoch Evan Probert    (6)     and  1910  (7)
  • Carmel Baptist        Erected in 1810, rebuilt 1831          James Richards, Minister, Pontypridd               1851  (12)  
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  • Book index entry;    Carmel Chapel,---, Graigwen Rd., 1910             (2)
  • There is a book/article;-   Early History of the Rhondda Valley - Pontypridd Baptist Centenary 1810-1910 by Rev. B.D. Johns
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive  
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  • 1811 January 26 Particular Baptist; a house called Carmel; John JENKINS, Minister, David ROBERT 'diacon' William GRIFFIS, Adam ROWLAND, Thomas RICHARD, Joseph WILLIAMS, Evan MORGAN, Evan JOB   (8)
  • 1839 October 14 Baptist; a chapel called Carmel situated at Newbridge in the parish of Llanwonno; James RICHARDS of Newbridge aforesaid, Baptist Minister, Thomas GIBBON, John WILLIAMS    (8)
  • The Baptists in Pontypridd; The Baptists were the first to hold regular religious services in the place. [i.e. Pontypridd] About 1808 a young man names ADAM ROWLAND---settled in Pontypridd. At same time 2 other families moved into neighbourhood from Merthyr - those of WILLIAM GRIFFITHS and WM JAMES. Meetings were first held in open air and afterwards rented a room over the brew house of the old 'White Horse' now know as the Old Malsters at the east end of the Old Bridge. Services cont'd there until 'Little Carmel' was built and on Sunday Dec 23rd 1810 they left the old meeting room and held their first service in Carmel. Carmel was the first place erected in Pontypridd. The chapel was built in 1833. The Welsh Baptists continued to worship here until 1861 when they left the old temple that must have been dear to many of them, for the Tabernacle, the fine and substantial edifice by the Old Bridge, where they still continue to worship.
    Abstracted from Pontypridd Historial Handbook - John Charles 1919, Pontypridd, printed at Glamorgan Times Office. 1920                   (Jill Muir)

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

  • "By 1810, Carmel Chapel, the first Baptist chapel in Pontypridd, Glamorgan, was built, at the Mill Street end of Graigwen Hill. By 1861, the Carmel was too small for the congregation and Tabernacl Chapel was built; from 1867, the Carmel became an English-language chapel. Three chapels were built, on the same site, and the last was demolished in about 1970. The graveyard was the burial place of Evan James (1809-1875) and his son James James (1832-1902), who wrote the words and music of 'Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau', the Welsh national anthem. Evan James was re-interred in Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd. The other burials were removed from the graveyard in Graigwen Road in 1979, and re-interred in Glyn Taff Crematorium, Pontypridd. Plas Carmel flats were built on the site."
    "...... account book, containing income and expenditure, 1929-1969"

English Baptist (United Reformed Church), Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd

  • English Baptist (United Reformed Church) , Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd            ST07209019   (1)

Hopkinstown English Baptist Church, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Hopkinstown English Baptist Church, Trehopcyn; Hopkinstown    ST0590    Built in 1900   (1)

Capel Rhondda Welsh Baptist Chapel, Hopkinstown Road, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Rhondda Welsh Baptist Chapel, Hopkinstown Road, Trehopcyn; Hopkinstown Chapel Pontypridd      ST05919067 Built in 1853, modified, altered or rebuilt 1861 and 1886   (1)
  • Book index entries;     Capel Rhondda,---, Hopkinstown, 1907 & pre 1907               (2)
  • Baptist, Hopkinstown     Rev Griffith Williams     1880  Slaters
  • Capel Rhondda Baptists  - MIs index  (4)
  • Capel Rhondda Welsh Baptist - Extant Records   (5)
  • There is a Welsh Baptist chapel at Hopkinstown       Rev William Rees    1895  (6)   and [no minister named] 1910  (7)   
  • "Capel Rhondda Welsh Baptist Chapel and St David's Church ... first places of worship in Hopkinstown ..... Capel Rhondda built in 1852 .... replaced by the present building in 1885 ... adjoining Sunday school and vestry added in 1905. In 1907 the ... hymn 'Cwm Rhondda' was first sung in the chapel"  Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site            See also Salem Baptist on the Llantwit Fardre chapels database
  • Capel Rhondda pre 1905 on the People's Collection Wales site
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive
  • There is a book Capel Rhondda Eglwys y Bedyddwyr 1853-1953. 1953
  • Cwm Rhondda chapel history celebrated - on BBC Wales
  • 1904; EVAN ROBERTS PREACHES AT BAPTIST CHAPEL, HOPKINSTOWN & METHODIST CHAPEL, HAFOD. TALKS OF HIS CONVERSION.    (10)

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

  • "Capel Rhondda was opened in 1853 as a branch of Carmel, later Tabernacl, Pontypridd. The chapel was rebuilt on an adjacent site in 1885. Capel Rhondda was still in use in the 1990s."
     "Minutes book, 1935-1952; membership registers , 1885-1942; account books, 1896-1946; printed material, 1935-1947; list of burials in graveyard, 1906-1948"
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  • Welsh Baptist Church, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd records     "Copy of Capel Rhondda Eglwys y Bedyddwyr, 1853-1953, 1953; copy of organ specification, 1908; and photograph of interior, [20th century]."

Bethlehem English Baptist chapel, Victoria Ave/Mount Pleasant Rd, Mount Pleasant, Porth

  • Bethlehem English Baptist chapel, Victoria Ave/Mount Pleasant Rd, Mount Pleasant, Porth         ST02109185   Built in 1928, still in use in 2000       (1)                   [actually in that part of Porth which was in Ystradyfodwg parish]

Salem Welsh Baptist chapel, Hannah St, Porth

  • Salem Welsh Baptist chapel, Hannah St, Porth         ST02779117        Built in 1878/9 and demolished in 1990  (1)
  • Salem Welsh Baptist  - Extant Records  (5)
  • Salem Welsh Baptist                  Rev Dan Davies    1895   (6)
  • Salem Welsh Baptist                   Rev John Edwards       1910  (7)
  • "Cause at Salem......... traced back to 1852..... The few Baptists were at that time members of Zoar, later associating themselves with Carmel (renamed Tabernacle) Pontypridd.... in 1853, 22 members of Carmel were released to form a branch church at Porth, ... meeting in a house at 'America Fach'. In 1855 first chapel opened... replaced by larger building in 1879. ............ "  Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive
 
  • Book;
    Rhys, W. J. Braslun o hanes eglwys Salem, Porth, Cwm Rhondda [A short history of Salem church, Porth, Cwm Rhondda]. Aberdare, 1955.

Tabernacle English Baptist chapel, Hannah St, Porth

  • Tabernacle English Baptist chapel, Hannah St, Porth          ST02639129        Built in 1877, still in use in 2000   (1)
  • Tabernacle English Baptist, Hannah St  -  Extant Records  (5)
  • English Baptist, Porth     Rev J Davies    1880  Slaters
  • Tabernacle English Baptist, Porth           Rev  Owen Owens      1895   (6)        and  (no minister named)    1910  (7)
  •  "In 1872 ..English Baptists at Porth attended Wesleyan services ... language barrier .....impossible to join the Welsh Baptist services. By 1874 .... able to form their own English Baptist Church .. met at Llanwonno Board schoolroom .... vestry built in Hannah Street ... opened July 1875 .. new chapel opened in 1877.... enlarged in 1903 ...." Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • On  rhondda churches is a link to  the site of this chapel

Bethania Welsh Baptist chapel, Porth

  • Bethania Welsh Baptist chapel, Porth            Rev Owen Waldo James  1910  (7)

Sion Welsh Baptist chapel, Porth

  • Sion Welsh Baptist chapel, Porth                     Rev David Daniel Hopkins             1910  (7)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

Bethesda Welsh Baptist chapel, Trehafod Rd, Trehafod

  • Welsh Baptist chapel, Trehafod       Rev Thomas Davies   1895  (6)        and [no minister named] 1910  (7)
  • Bethesda Welsh Baptist chapel, Trehafod rd, Trehafod      ST04539091           (1)
  • Bethesda Welsh Baptist chapel, Trehafod rd, Trehafod      ST04529090    Built in 1891, not still in use in 1998   (1)

Penuel English Baptist chapel, Trehafod

  • Penuel English Baptist chapel, Trehafod        ST04559095     Built in 1900           (1)

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

  • "Penuel English Baptist Church was established at Trehafod, Pontypridd, Glamorgan was established by 1900 and remained active in 1969"
    "........... including: minutes books of church meetings, 1936-1945; members' offerings book, 1937-1968; cash book, 1946-1969; expenditure book, 1950-1969; and church covenant and rules, [mid 20th century]."

Tabernacle English Baptist chapel, Abercynon Rd, Tyntetown

  • Tabernacle English Baptist chapel, Abercynon Rd, Tyntetown        ST06889665      Not still in use by 1998       (1)

Calfaria Welsh Baptist chapel, Aberllechau, Wattstown

  • Calfaria Welsh Baptist chapel, Aberllechau, Wattstown     ST01919375    Built in 1896, not still in use in 1998  (1)
  • Calfaria Welsh, Wattstown         Rev Christmas Jones        1910  (7)

Noddfa Welsh Baptist chapel, High St/Thompson St, Ynysybwl

  • Noddfa Welsh Baptist chapel, High St/Thompson St, Ynysybwl          ST06029407    Still in use in 1992      (1)
  • There is a Welsh Baptist chapel   Erected in 1886   Seats 750                 1910   (7)
  • Book;
     Williams, E. J. (ed.). Noddfa, Eglwys y Bedyddwyr, Ynysybwl, 1885-1935 [Noddfa Baptist Church, Ynysybwl, 1885 to 1935]. Ynysybwl, 1935.

Zion English Baptist Chapel, Ynysybwl

  • Book index entry         Zion English Baptist Chapel,---,Ynysybwl,1900     (2)
  • English Baptist, Ynysybwl               Rev  Thomas T Davies (resident there)               1895  (6)
  • There is an English Baptist chapel           Erected in 1887             Seats 350        Rev Joseph Ellison (Eng Bapt - resident there)       1910  (7)
  • Chapel members on summer outing in 1948 on the People's Collection Wales site

Particular Baptist chapel, Ynysybwl

  • Undated (endorsed; Registered 1813. March 27); Particular Baptist; the dwelling house of Evan MOSES called Ynus-y-bool; James PERROTT, Baptist Minister, Morgan JONES, William MORGAN    (8)

 

Congregationalist

Abercynon English Congregational chapel (Navigation), Ynysmeurig Rd, Abercynon

  • Abercynon English Congregational chapel (Navigation), Ynysmeurig Rd, Abercynon     ST08169501    Built in 1899, closed 1980, not still in use pre 1998       (1)
  • Cong., Abercynon                            Rev  Thomas W Jones              1910   (7)               [right place?]
  • Abercynon English Cong. Church, Ynysmeurig Estate (Navigation) (United Reformed Church) - Extant Records    (5)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive
  • Extant Records details -  Archive Network Wales           Opened in 1886, closed in 1992
    "......
    church and deacons' meetings minutes book, 1894-1914; finance records, 1890-1974; letterbooks, 1914-1924; membership and collections records, 1904-1969; Band of Hope attendance register, 1921-1922; Sunday School records, 1910-1977; and pipe organ fund committee minute book, 1906-1907."

Bethania Welsh Ind chapel, Mountain Ash Rd, Abercynon

  • Bethania Welsh Ind chapel, Mountain Ash Rd, Abercynon        ST08119516     Built in 1898, demolished 1990  (1)
  • Bethania Cong. chapel       Erected in 1894        Seats 900           Rev Howell Rees Howells     1910   (7)

Mynydd Seion English Independent chapel (Elim Pentecostal), Glancynon Terrace, Abercynon

  • Mynydd Seion English Independent chapel (Elim Pentecostal), Glancynon Terrace, Abercynon    ST08459517    Built in 1893, modified, altered or rebuilt in 1903, demolished c.1989           (1)
  • Mount Zion Cong.        Erected in 1903     Seats  250                Rev Morgan Jenkins    1910   (7)

Independent chapel, Hafod

  •  Independent chapel, Hafod    Rev - Williams          1880  Slaters

Soar Long Room, Llanwonno - Independents             

  •  Soar Long Room, Llanwonno - Independents      Erected in 1849             Richard Williams, Superintendent, P'pridd   1851  (12)

Canaan Ind chapel, Prosser St, Miskin

  • Canaan Ind chapel, Prosser St, Miskin                ST05329818        Built in 1903, not still in use 1998        (1)
  • English Cong., Miskin                 Built in 1903 at cost £1400              Seats 300           1910  (7)

Bethel Welsh Ind chapel, Glyngwyn St, Miskin

  •  Bethel Welsh Ind chapel, Glyngwyn St, Miskin       ST05129852       Built in 1863, modified, altered or rebuilt 1883 and 1903, not still in use 1997              (1)
  • Welsh Cong., Miskin             Built in 1904 at cost £3000             Seats 600              Rev Isaac Bevan    1910  (7)
  •  Glyngwyn chapel, Penrhiwceibr/Ynys-Boeth            ST0598      Denomination not given      (1       [same place ?]

Bethania Welsh Ind chapel, Phillip St, Mountain Ash

  • Bethania Welsh Ind chapel, Phillip St, Mountain Ash         ST04839929    Built in 1859, still in use in 1998    (1)
  • Bethania Welsh Cong.           Built in 1859 at cost £1000    Seats  700     Rev Owen Jones       1895  (6)    and  Seats 750  (no minister named)   1910  (7)
  • Book index entry;-  'Chapel, Bethania, 1854'    A translation from the Welsh of William Bevan's History of Mountain Ash, 1896
  • Bethania Ind, Mountain Ash - Shown as still open on the Union of Welsh Independents site (Dec 2006)
  • 1904; RACHEL ANN THOMAS, SOPRANO, SINGS AT MEETING AT BETHLEHEM CHAPEL, MOUNTAIN ASH. OVERFLOW MEETING AT BETHANIA CHAPEL  (10)
  • Rees, Thomas & John Thomas. Hanes Eglwysi Annibynnol Cymru (History of the Welsh Independent Churches), 4 volumes (published 1871+). Here is the entry for this chapel (in Welsh)  - with translation by Gareth Hicks (May 2009)

Providence Congregational/United Reformed Church, Union St, Mountain Ash

  • Rees, Thomas & John Thomas. Hanes Eglwysi Annibynnol Cymru (History of the Welsh Independent Churches), 4 volumes (published 1871+). Here is the entry for this chapel (in Welsh) - with translation by Gareth Hicks (May 2009)

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

  • "Providence English Congregational Church, Mountain Ash,Glamorgan, was established in 1869 with 25 members and subsequently rebuilt and reopened in April 1912. The church closed on 26th February 1989. From 1982 to 1989, it was known as Providence United Reformed Church."
    "......... church and deacons' meetings minute books, 1912-1989; receipt and expenditure book, 1909-1962; and envelope contribution books, 1915-1938"

Soar Ind chapel, High St, Mountain Ash

  • Soar Ind chapel, High St, Mountain Ash             ST04559916       Built in 1904, not still in use by 1998           (1)
  • Soar Welsh Cong.            Built in 1905 at cost £2500       Seats 700            Rev D Jeremy Jones   1910  (7)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

Carmel Welsh Ind chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr

  • Carmel Welsh Ind chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr       ST05759779     Built in 1880, modified, altered or rebuilt 1895, 1910 and 1996, still in use in 1997             (1)
  • Carmel Welsh Cong., Penrhiwceibr    Built in 1880 at cost £1200      Seats  600       Rev Robert Thomas   1895  (6)   and   Seats  550         Rev Samuel Williams  1910  (7)
  • Shown as still open on the Union of Welsh Independents site (Dec 2006)

Welsh Congregational, Hafod, Pontypridd

  • Welsh Congregational. Hafod         Rev John Williams       1910  (7)

Ysgoldy Sardis Welsh Independent, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Ysgoldy Sardis Welsh Independent, Trehopcyn; Hopkinstown  ST0690    (1)

 English Congregational, Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd

Bethania Welsh Ind chapel (Llwyncelyn),  Porth

  • Bethania Welsh Ind chapel (Llwyncelyn),  Porth          ST03049113       Built in 1904, modified, altered or rebuilt 1911, not still in use in 1996            (1)

Capel-y-Porth Welsh Ind chapel, Porth St/Police Station Hill, Porth

  • Capel-y-Porth Welsh Ind chapel, Porth St/Police Station Hill, Porth           ST02499144     Built in 1880 with modifications in 1909        (1)
  • Welsh Cong., Porth              Rev Thomas Morris  1895  (6)
  • Welsh Cong., Porth              Rev William John Rees   1910  (7)
  • " Welsh Congregational Church at Cymmer ..... parent church of Nonconformity in the Rhondda.... branch churches erected at Ynyshir and Porth in 1879........"  Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • Demolished  -  the Rhondda site

English Congregational Church (United Reformed Church), Pontypridd Rd, Porth

  • English Congregational Church (United refprmed Church), Pontypridd Rd, Porth          ST02849113   Built in 1885, still in use in 2000       (1)
  • Porth English Congregational  - Extant Records  (5)
  • English Cong., Porth                   Rev Robert Mon. Evans  1895  (6)
  • English Cong., Porth                   Rev R E Salmon           1910  (7)
  • "..... 1881 .. services held at the 'Old Chapel' Cymmer. In 1882 the Church incorporated and in 1883 Vestry built at Pontypridd Road ........ In 1885 new chapel built ......... and in 1912 ... extended ....."    Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • There is a book English Congregational church, Porth: jubilee celebration, 1885-1935, (Porth, 1935)      (9)
  • There is a book by  K.S. Hopkins: English Congregational church: United Reformed Church, Porth, Rhondda, 1885-1985, (Treorci, 1985)        (9)

Bethel Welsh Ind chapel, Wayne St, Trehafod

  • Bethel Welsh Ind chapel, Wayne St, Trehafod         ST04449097          Demolished by 1998      (1)
  • Bethel Welsh Ind chapel, Trehafod Rd      Built 1863, now demolished  -  the Rhondda site
  • Rees, Thomas & John Thomas. Hanes Eglwysi Annibynnol Cymru (History of the Welsh Independent Churches), 4 volumes (published 1871+). Here is the entry for this chapel (in Welsh) - with translation by Gareth Hicks (May 2009)

Carmel Welsh Ind chapel, Chapel Terrace, Wattstown

  • Carmel Welsh Ind chapel, Chapel Terrace, Wattstown         ST02039384     Built in 1903, closed 1940, not still in use in 1998           (1)

Tabernacle Welsh Ind, Other St, Ynysybwl

  • Tabernacle Welsh Ind, Other St, Ynysybwl          ST05969445      Still in use in 1997         (1)
  • There is a book by Arthur Jones: Llawlyfr byr-hanes eglwys y Tabernacl, Ynysybwl: jiwbili'r ddyled, Medi 12fed a'r 13eg, 1923, (Ynysybwl, 1923), 34tt.   (9)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive
  • Ind chapel, Ynysybwl - Shown as still open on the Union of Welsh Independents site (Dec 2006)    [right place?]

Welsh Congregational chapel (Welsh Ind), Robert St, Ynysybwl

  • Welsh Congregational chapel (Welsh Ind), Robert St, Ynysybwl      ST06279357       Built in 1887, not still in use in 1998           (1)
  • Welsh Congregational chapel             Erected in 1887                 Seats  600                  1910  (7)

English Congregational chapel, Ynysybwl

  • English Congregational chapel, Ynysybwl           Erected in 1896              Seats 200      Rev Michael Thomas (resident there)               1910 (7)

 

Methodist

Abercynon Welsh Wesleyan Circuit

Carmel Wesleyan Methodist chapel, Aberdare Rd/Mountain Ash Rd, Abercynon

  • Carmel Wesleyan Methodist chapel, Aberdare Rd/Mountain Ash Rd, Abercynon           ST07979483     Built in 1894, not still in use pre 1998         (1)
  • There are two Wesleyan chapels in Abercynon              Rev Rice Owen  (Welsh Wesleyan)      1910   (7)            ?
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

Wesley chapel, Abercynon

  • Wesley chapel, Abercynon      ST08229490                (1)
  • There are two Wesleyan chapels in Abercynon    1910  (7

Tabernacle Welsh Presbyterian chapel, Edward St, Abercynon (Navigation)

  • Tabernacle Welsh Presbyterian chapel, Edward St, Abercynon        ST08029501       Built in 1892, demolished pre 1998   (1)
  • Welsh CM, Navigation             Rev Rowland S Thomas (resident there)    1895   (6)
  • Welsh CM, Abercynon             Rev Rowland S Thomas (resident there)     1910   (7)

Abercynon Primitive Methodist chapel (Forward Movement Church of Wales), Edward St, Abercynon

  • Abercynon Primitive Methodist chapel (Forward Movement Church of Wales), Edward St, Abercynon    ST08049498       Built in 1895, not still in use pre 1998           (1)
  • Forward Movement, Abercynon                   Rev John Thomas Williams  (resident there)           1910  (7)

Siloam Calvinistic Methodist chapel, Lanwyno

  • Siloam Calvinistic Methodist chapel, Lanwyno        Erected in 1849       Evan James, Steward, Nr Pontypridd    1851  (12)

Bethel Calvinistic Methodist chapel, Llanwonno

  • Vanhayly CM Chaple (sic)     Erected in 1786     George Davies, Deacon, New House, Llanwonnos, nr Pont-y-Pridd         1851   (12)
  • The original chapel consecrated with this name was founded in 1786 on their land at Fanhaulog by William Davies alias Hopkin (1740-1799) and his wife Ann (née Thomas). It was also referred to in chapel records as Vanhaulog (Fanhaulog) Chapel.
    A leading member of the congregation and deacon at Bethel was George Davies (1793-1880), son of the above-mentioned William and Ann Davies. George Davies was the driving force behind the construction of a new, larger, chapel, close to the site of the original one, which was completed in 1876.
    The new chapel has a foundation stone whose inscription reads:
    "This Memorial Stone was laid by George Davies Esq., Tynewydd, August 1st 1876"
    [Ron Davies]
  • Ministers who shepherded Bethel as enumerated in the document The History of the Cause - Bethel Llanwynno by William Gregory,Ynysybwl (Minister),1918.
    (A complete translation can be seen on Ron Davies' site History of the Cause - Bethel, Llanwyno)
    - Rev. William Davies of Merthyr 1884-1892
    - Rev. Idris Thomas (brother of Gwilym 'Glanffrwd' Thomas)  1892-1909
    - Rev. William Gregory of Llys y Frnydd ar Ewenni 1913 until at least 1918

Bethesda  Primitive Methodist chapel, Glyngwyn St, Miskin

  • Bethesda  Primitive Methodist chapel, Glyngwyn St, Miskin            ST05209836      Stillin use in 1998    (1)

Bryngolwg CM Mission Hall, Miskin

Noddfa CM chapel (Elim Penecostal), Knight St, Mountain Ash

  •  Noddfa CM chapel (Elim Penecostal), Knight St, Mountain Ash               ST04749906          Built in 1905 with alterations during the later 20th c, still in use in 1995             (1)

Bethlehem Welsh CM chapel (Presbyterian), Pryce St, Mountain Ash

  • Bethlehem Welsh CM chapel (Presbyterian), Pryce St, Mountain Ash       ST04699916    Built in 1857, demolished 1990       (1)
  • Bethlehem Welsh CM     Built in 1857        Rev Morris David Jones         Seats 600       1895  (6)   and  1910  (7)
  • Book index entry;-  ' Chapel, Bethlehem, 1857-1990'   A translation from the Welsh of William Bevan's History of Mountain Ash, 1896
  • 1904; RACHEL ANN THOMAS, SOPRANO, SINGS AT MEETING AT BETHLEHEM CHAPEL, MOUNTAIN ASH. OVERFLOW MEETING AT BETHANIA CHAPEL  (10)

Dyffryn CM chapel (Presbyterian), Dyffryn St, Mountain Ash

Bryn Seion Welsh Wesleyan chapel, High St, Mountain Ash

  • Bryn Seion Welsh Wesleyan Methodist chapel, High St, Mountain Ash          ST04619910          Built in 1867, demolished 1989           (1)
  • Bryn Zion Welsh Wesleyan      Built in 1864     Seats 400             Rev John James          1895  (6)            and   (Aberdare Circuit)         Rev John Lloyd    1910  (7)
  • A book index entry;-   'Chapel, Bryn Sion, 1864-1989'   A translation from the Welsh of William Bevan's History of Mountain Ash, 1896

Darran Rd English Wesleyan chapel, Mountain Ash

English Primitive Methodist, Bruce St, Mountain Ash

  • English Primitive Methodist, Bruce St, Mountain Ash       Built in 1860     Seats 400             1895  (6)       and  Rev Barzillai Beckerlegge    1910  (7)

Primitive Methodist Temperance Hall or Lecture Room, Newbridge    (Pontypridd?)

  • Primitive Methodist Temperance Hall or Lecture Room, Newbridge             Erected in 1850     John Edwards, Local Preacher, Mill St, Pontypridd       1851  (12)

Zion Primitive Methodist chapel, Mary St, Newtown, Mountain Ash

  • Zion Primitive Methodist chapel, Mary St, Newtown, Mountain Ash     ST05489858      Built in 1880, modified, altered or rebuilt 1884 and 1886, still in use in 1998            (1)
  • Newton Zion Methodist - Extant Records  (5)
  • Primitive Methodist, Newtown           Built in 1880           1895  (6)        and  Rev Barzillai Beckerlegge    1910  (7)
  • Book index entry;-  ' Chapel, Zion, 1880'     A translation from the Welsh of William Bevan's History of Mountain Ash, 1896

Penuel English CM chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Penrhiwceibr/Ynsyboeth

  • Penuel English CM chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd, Ynysyboeth/Penrhiwceibr    ST05659785    Closed 1980     (1)
  • English CM chapel, Penrhiwceibr Rd        Seats  600           Rev Edward Thomas Williams    1910  (7)

Bethel Wesleyan chapel, Penrhiwceibr

  • Bethel Welsh Wesleyan Methodist chapel, War Memorial St, Penrhiwceibr    ST05929761   Built in 1894, not still in use in 1995      (1)

Moriah Welsh CM chapel, Penrhiwceibr

  • Moriah Welsh CM chapel, Penrhiwceibr          Built in 1903 at cost c £1900      Seats 550        1910  (7)    

Hermon Welsh CM chapel, Railway Terrace, Ynysyboeth/Penrhiwceibr

  • Hermon Welsh CM chapel, Railway terrace, Penrhiwceibr/Ynysyboeth         ST06059757      Built in 1894, closed 1970's            (1)
  • Welsh CM, Penrhiwceibr        Seats 600        Rev Thomas John Edwards    1895  (6)     and      Rev David Jones  1910  (7)
  •  
  • Hermon chapel, Penrhiwceibr and Ynys-Boeth         ST0597      Denomination not given       (1)      [same place?]

Hope English Primitive Methodist chapel (Penrhiwceibr Mission), Rheola St, Penrhiwceibr

  • Hope English Primitive Methodist chapel (Penrhiwceibr Mission), Rheola St, Penrhiwceibr        ST06029745    Built in 1907, still in use in 1997       (1)
  • Hope Methodist, Penrhiwceibr   - Extant Records   (5)

Zoar Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Soar), Henwysg Close, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Zoar Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Soar), Henwysg Close, Trehopcyn; Hopkinstown    ST06029064  Built in 1895  (1)
  • Welsh CM, Hopkinstown    Rev Thomas Morgan      1910  (7)

Trinity English Calvinistic Methodist Church, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Trinity English Calvinistic Methodist Church, Trehopcyn; Hopkinstown   ST05999063  Built in 1905-6  (1)

Hopkinstown English Wesleyan Methodist Church,  Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Hopkinstown English Wesleyan Methodist Church, Trehopcyn; Hopkinstown     ST06339047    Built in 1895   (1)
  • English Wesleyan,  Hopkinstown                1910  (7)

Primitive Methodist, Hopkinstown, Pontypridd

  • Primitive Methodist, Hopkinstown     Rev Edward Powell   1880  Slaters

Penuel Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Methodist Chapel), Taff St, Pontypridd

  • Penuel Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Methodist Chapel), Pontypridd      ST07279021    Built in 1817, modified, altered or rebuilt 1860 and 1875, demolished pre 1997    (1)
  • Penuel Welsh CM  - MIs  (4)
  • Penuel Welsh CM, Pontypridd  -   Extant Records    (5)
  • Penuel Welsh CM, Taff St                      Rev William Lewis  1895   (6)               and  1910  (7)
  • 1820 November 18; Methodist a meeting house called Penuel; Thomas MORRIS of the parish of Llanwonno; shopkeeper   (8)
  • Penuel Welsh CM, Taff St, Pontypridd                  Erected in c 1815          Noah Morgan, Deacon, Near High Bridge, Pontypridd                 1851   (12)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive
  • Penuel chapel in 1910 on the People's Collection Wales site
  • Penuel chapel on Christianity in Wales (url now dud)  -  chapel demolished in 1967

English Wesleyan Methodist Church, Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd

  • English Wesleyan Methodist Church, Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd    ST07209034  Built in 1845, modified, altered or rebuilt 1896, not still in use in 1997    (1)
  • Wesleyan Methodist church, Gelliwasted Rd, Pontypridd   -  Extant Records  (5)
  • English Wesleyan chapel, Gelliwasted Rd        Built in 1848, enlarged in 1863, seats 400        Rev Thomas Horton     1895  (6)
  • English Wesleyan chapel, Gelliwasted Rd        Built in 1848, enlarged in 1863, rebuilt in 1896, seats 700       Rev W Allen Phillips supt and Rev G Arthur Wooding    1910  (7)
  • English Wesleyan, Pontypridd           Erected in 1848             Charles Bassett, Trustee, Pontypridd   1851   (12)

St David's Calvinistic Methodist Chapel ( Presbyterian), Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd

  • St David's Calvinistic Methodist Chapel; St David'S Presbyterian Church, Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd  ST07179025     Built in 1883, still in use in 1997    (1)
  • St David's English CM  Gelliwasted Rd            Built in 1883       800 sittings      Rev William Henry         1895  (6)    and  Rev Griffith Parry-Williams   1910  (7)
  • St David's Uniting Church  Gelliwastad Road       Gelliwastad Road, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taf CF37 2BW - still open in 2006

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

  • "In 1879 both the Presbytery and some of the congregation at Penuel Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Church in Pontypridd felt the necessity to establish an English cause there. ......................An increase in attendance by English speakers led to the construction of St David's Hall and vestry in 1880. A further increase in congregation size necessitated a new church, so St David's was built in 1883.....................................A centenary celebration was held at St David's Church in 1979."
    "......... comprising registers of church members, 1883-1990; baptism and death registers, 1888-2001; church account books, 1897-1970; minute books, 1916-2001; correspondence, 1887-1959; a Sunday school minute book, 1917-1971; and Sunday school registers, 1935-1959"

Eglwysbach/Capel Goffa (Apostolic Church), Berw Road, Pontypridd

  • Eglwysbach/Capel Goffa (Apostolic Church), Berw Road, Pontypridd    ST07419051    Built in 1898, not still in use in 1997  (1)
  • The Welsh Wesleyan chapel in Berw Rd was erected in 1899 in memory of the Late Rev John Evans of Eglwysbach, and will seat 500             Rev Rice Owen supt and Rev Thomas John Pritchard   1910   (7)
  • Photograph of Capel Coffadwriaethol, Eglwys Bach, Pontypridd chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive      [right place?]

Bethlehem CM chapel, Pontypridd Rd, Porth

  • Bethlehem CM chapel, Pontypridd Rd, Porth        ST02649119      Built in 1866 or 1878 and rebuilt 1912, not still in use pre 2002            (1)
  • English CM, Porth    1910  (7)
  • Welsh CM, Porth       Rev Henry William Thomas    1910  (7)                  [two chapels here?]
  • Bethel CM chapel, Pontypridd Rd, Porth, demolished  -   the Rhondda site

Calfaria Welsh CM chapel (Presbyteriad Cymru), Porth St/North Rd, Porth

  • Calfaria Welsh CM chapel (Presbyteriad Cymru), Porth St/North Rd, Porth           ST02599149   Built in 1896-7, still in use in 1998     (1)
  • Welsh CM, Porth               Rev Ebenezer Rees           1895  (6)
  • Calfaria Welsh CM            Rev John Emlyn Jones     1910  (7)
  • Calfaria Porth Welsh CM chapel   Porth Street, 71 Leslie Terrace, Porth, Rhondda Cynon Taf CF39 9SB - still open in 2006

United Free Methodist Mission chapel, Charles St, Birchgrove, Porth

  • United Free Methodist Mission chapel, Charles St, Birchgrove, Porth          ST02589172     Built in 1905, not still in use by 2000              (1)

Ebenezer Welsh Wesleyan chapel, Porth

  • Welsh Wesleyan, Porth                 1895  (6)
  • Welsh Wesleyan, Porth     (Ferndale Circuit)               Rev Thomas Manuel        1910 (7)

English Wesleyan chapel, Porth St, Porth

  • English Wesleyan, Porth       1895  (6)
  • English Wesleyan, Porth   (Ferndale Circuit)    Rev Frederick C Dugdale supt     1910  (7)
  • English Wesleyan, Porth St    Built in 1876, no longer in use    (the Rhondda site)

English Primitive Methodist chapel, Porth

  • Primitive Methodist, Porth                Rev Joseph Benjamin Bissell     1895  (6)
  • English Primitive Methodist                 Rev Fred Turp    1910  (7)
  • ".... in 1868 Sunday school formed ..... at 9 Mary Street. By 1870 the Church had membership of fifteen ... ....... By 1877 Porth became a separate 'station' ... Rev. C.T. Harris.... first superintendent.... chapel erected in 1879.
    Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • No longer in use     (the Rhondda site)

Stanleytown Hall (Calvinistic Methodist:Mission Room), Pont-y-gwaith/Stanleytown

  •  Stanleytown Hall (Calvinistic Methodist:Mission Room), Pont-y-gwaith/ Stanleytown          ST01219478         (1)

Seion Welsh CM chapel (Sion), Ferndale Rd, Stanleytown

  • Seion Welsh CM chapel (Sion), Ferndale Rd, Stanleytown    ST00969458    Built in 1894, not still in use in 1998 (1)

Sion English Calvinistic Methodist Church (Zion), Trehafod Road, Trehafod

  • Sion English Calvinistic Methodist Church (Zion), Trehafod Road, Trehafod   ST04659090   Built in 1875, not still in use in 1997  (1)
  • English CM, Trehafod    Rev Benjamin Jones    1910  (7)

Siloam Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Gyfeillion Ch.), Trehafod Road, Gyfeillion, Trehafod

  • Siloam Welsh Calvinstic Methodist Chapel (Gyfeillion Ch.), Trehafod Road, Gyfeillion, Trehafod     ST04859097  Built in 1849, modified, altered or rebuilt 1881, 1886 and 1890, demolished pre 1997   (1)
  • Welsh Methodist, Trehafod     Rev Thomas P Thomas    1880  Slaters
  • Siloam CM   MIs index   (4)
  • Welsh CM, Gyfellion      1910   (7)
  • 1904; EVAN ROBERTS PREACHES AT BAPTIST CHAPEL, HOPKINSTOWN & METHODIST CHAPEL, HAFOD. TALKS OF HIS CONVERSION.    (10)

Primitive Methodist, Trehafod

  • Primitive Methodist, Trehafod         Ministers various       1880  Slaters

English Wesleyan chapel, Trehafod

  • English Wesleyan chapel, Trehafod           1895  (6)    and  1910  (7)
  • English Wesleyan Methodist, Trehafod       ST0491     Built in 1885, modified, altered or rebuilt 1904   (1)

Nebo Welsh CM chapel, Victoria St, Wattstown

  • Nebo Welsh CM chapel, Victoria St, Wattstown      ST02009395       Not still in use in 1998            (1)
  • Photograph of chapel on Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Photographic Archive

Jerusalem CM chapel, Ynysybwl

  • Welsh CM, Ynysybwl                        Rev John D Jones (resident there)        1895   (6)   [right place?]
  • There are CM chapels           Rev John D Jones (resident there)         1910  (7)
  • Jerwsalem Ynysbwl Welsh CM chapel   High Street, Ynysybwl, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taf CF37 3EE  - still open in 2006

Presbyterian chapel (Welsh/English CM), Glyn St, Ynysybwl

  • Presbyterian chapel (Welsh CM), Glyn St, Ynysybwl            ST06229383     Built in 1891 and rebuilt 1896, still in use in 1998    (1)                            
  • Glyn Street Ynysbwl English CM chapel     Glyn Street, Ynysybwl, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taf CF37 3DS - still open in 2006

Ebenezer Welsh Wesleyan chapel, Ynysybwl

  • Ebenezer Welsh Wesleyan Methodist chapel, Robert St, Ynysybwl       ST06199381       Built in 1892, not still in use in 1998           (1)
  • Wesleyan Methodist, Ynysybwl  - Extant Records  (5) 
  • Welsh Wesleyan chapel, Ynysybwl     1895  (6)      
  • There are CM chapels                 1910  (7)

English Wesleyan chapel, Thompson St, Ynysybwl

  • Wesleyan Methodist chapel, Thompson St, Ynysybwl              ST06099394       Still in use in 1997   (1)
  • English Wesleyan, Thompson St, Ynysybwl  - Extant Records  (5)
  • There is a Wesleyan chapel               Rev David Richards  (Eng. Meth. - resident there)       1910  (7)

 

Other (inc un-identified)

Our Lady Catholic Church, Mountain Ash

  • The Catholic chapel here is dedicated to Our Lady, the Rev James O'Reilly of Aberdare being the officiating priest  1895  (6)
  • Catholic Church School of Our Lady                      Rev Henry Irvine    1910  (7)

St Thomas' Catholic Church, Abercynon

Mortuary chapel, Mountain Ash

  • Mortuary chapel, Mountain Ash        ST04999965     (1)

Cemetery, Mountain Ash

  • The cemetery of 3 acres was formed in 1865, the land being given by the Right Hon John Bruce Pryce   1895  (6)

Cemetery, Porth

  • The cemetery at Porth is 26 acres in extent, with one mortuary chapel                 1910  (7)

Bethel chapel, Abercynon

  • Bethel chapel, Abercynon              ST0895  Denomination not given       Built in 1786, modified, altered or rebuilt in 1876       (1)

Central Hall, Abercynon

  • Central Hall, Abercynon      ST0895          Denomination not given   (1)

Nazareth chapel, Abercynon

  • Nazareth chapel, Abercynon         ST0895               Denomination not given   (1)

Moriah chapel, Miskin

  •  Moriah chapel, Miskin            ST0498          Denomination not given          Built in 1904, demolished or converted to residential use by 2002               (1)

Bryn Moriah chapel, Mountain Ash

  • Bryn Moriah chapel, Mountain Ash              ST0599       Denomination not given   (1)

Ebenezer chapel, Mountain Ash

  • Ebenezer chapel, Mountain Ash         ST0499        Built in 1860     Denomination not given     (1)

Gorffwysfa chapel, Mountain Ash

  •  Gorffwysfa chapel, Mountain Ash      ST0598             Denomination not given   (1)

Morgan Street Unitarian Chapel, Morgan Street, Pontypridd

  • Morgan Street Unitarian Chapel, Morgan Street, Pontypridd  ST07279021  Demolished c.1983  (1)
  • Unitarian Church, Pontypridd  -  Extant Records   (5)
  • Unitarian Vestry Hall, Morgan St                  Rev John Park Davies   1910  (7)

Carmel, Ynysyboeth  

  • Carmel, Ynysyboeth            ST0796              Denomination not given         Not still in use in 1982     (1)

Bethany chapel, Penrhiwceibr and Ynysyboeth

  • Bethany chapel, Penrhiwceibr and Ynysyboeth        ST0597       Built in 1895, modified, altered or rebuilt 1904           Denomination not given   (1)   

Elim Pentecostal Church (Ebenezer), Pontypridd Rd, Porth

  • Elim Pentecostal Church (Ebenezer), Pontypridd Rd, Porth      ST02909113     Built in 1903, still in use in 2000  (1)   
  • On  rhondda churches is a link to  the site of this chapel now called the Porth Christian Centre

Elim Pentecostal Church, Knight St, Mountain Ash

Christian Spiritualist church, Hannah St/Pontypridd Rd, Porth

  • Christian Spiritualist church, Hannah St/Pontypridd Rd, Porth             ST02639121     Built in 1883, modified, altered or rebuilt 1885, still in use in 1998             (1)

Salvation Army chapel (Hallelujiah Hall), Dinas Rd/Cymmer Rd, Porth

  • Salvation Army chapel (Hallelujiah Hall), Dinas Rd/Cymmer Rd, Porth           ST02429132             (1)

The Pugh Memorial Church, Porth

  • "..... belonged to a section of the Welsh Presbyterians known as The Forward Movement, founded in 1891 ....... number of members released from mother church Bethlehem, Pontypridd Road in 1892.... met at Wilke's hall ... Cymmer Road......... hall built for 700 people near 'The Old Pit' Pontypridd Road. During its erection worshipped at the Old Town Hall.... in 1908 new building opened .. named 'The Pugh Memorial Church'."  Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site
  • Demolished    (the Rhondda site)

Forward Movement Chapel, Middle terrace, Stanleytown

  • Forward Movement Chapel, Middle terrace, Stanleytown         ST01559477           (1)

Ochr-Yr-Hafod (Graigwen), Trehafod

  • Ochr-Yr-Hafod (Graigwen), Trehafod            ST0490        Denomination not given         (1)

Bethel Free Mission, School terrace, Wattstown

  •  Bethel Free Mission, School terrace, Wattstown              ST01899389         Still in use in 2000          (1)

Sundry entries unallocated - from the Llanwonno section of   Dissent in the Counties of Glamorgan and Monmouth by Hywel D Emanuel, National Library of Wales journal, Vol VIII/4, Winter 1954   (8)

  • Undated (probably in the episcopate of Richard WATSON, 1782-1816); Baptist; a house called Gelliworgan; Watkin EVAN, Minister, Edward MORGAN, David MORGAN, Jinkin EDWARD, Thomas EDWARD, Morgan THOMAS, Lewis MORRICE, Morgan REES, Richard THOMAS, Jinkin THOMAS, David EDWARD, Rees DAVID; No 426
  • 1812 August 15; Independant; a house called Cappel y Van Hallog; Benjamin WILLIAMS, Minister, John WILLIAMS, Joseph DAVIES, No 429 (Endorsed; Registered 1812, December 23).
  • 1813 25; Presbyterian; the dwelling house of farmer, called Monachdy; the said Thomas JENKINS, Morgan JONES, Henry DAVIES, William REES, Evan THOMAS, No 430 (Endorsed Registered 1813, March 27)
  • Undated (endorsed; Registered 1813, March 27) Particular Baptist; the dwelling house of Robert EVANS called Cefen-llecha-ycha; James PERROTT, Baptist Minister, Thomas EVANS, Robert EVANS, Evan THOMAS; No 431

 

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