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Tondu in the Parish of Newcastle

Business and Commerce Records

  • Brogden family, ironmasters

1853-82: papers
[National Library of Wales, Department of Manuscripts and Records]

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Tondu area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church Records

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

See Bap/Mar/Bur data on  FreeReg

Chapel of Ease to Newcastle, formed into a parish in 1923.

The church is dedicated to St. John, is in the Benefice of Penyfai with Tondu, and the diocese of Llandaff. Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website.

Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
1868-1915 1869-1971 1868-1933 - -

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

  • Tondu Ecclesiastical parish records         ". ......... including registers of baptisms, 1868-1915; marriages, 1869-1971; burials, 1868-1933; civil records, 1878-1919"
Non Conformist Registers Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Jerusalem, Baptist 1938-1948 - - SS 89278407

Description and Travel

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Directories

Transcript of name listing for Bridgend and district, from Slaters Directory for 1880.

Historical Geography

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Maps

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