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Newton in the Parish of Oystermouth

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 church is the dedicated to St. Peter, is in the Benefice of Newton St. Peter, and the 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 SS603879.

Anglican Parish Registers
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
No Registers have been deposited yet

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

  •  Newton Ecclesiastical Parish Records            " .............. Registers (including service and banns registers) 1899-1993; electoral rolls 1920-1970 and n.d.; Churchwardens' accounts 1933-1967; PCC minutes 1933-1963; papers relating to church property and fabric (including plans and licences) 1867-1993; papers relating to Newton School 1939-1970 and n.d.; church organizations 1905-1907; miscellaneous papers 1932-1978."


Non Conformist Registers deposited


Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref


Paraclete, Congregational 1820-1836 - 1836*
(*not on WGAS online list)
SS 60408815


PRO - Newton in the Parish of Oystermouth
WGAS - West Glamorgan Archive Service

Description and Travel

Newton - on Wikipedia


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

  • Newton School, records     "....... including log books, 1865-1948; an admission register, 1911-1956; summary attendance registers, 1907-1959; Swansea Education Committee handbooks, 1926-1936; advisory forms for parents, [c. 1925].

  [Last Updated : 6 Dec 2007 -- Gareth Hicks]