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Cwmparc in the Parish of Ystradyfodwg

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Cwmparc 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 Welsh Chapels and Churches for a photograph of St George's Church

The church is dedicated to St. George, is in the Benefice of Cwmparc, and diocese of Llandaff. 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 SS951961.

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

 

Non Conformist Registers Deposited
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref Deposited
Bethel, Baptist - 1983-1988 - SS 94859594 GRO
Woodland Terrace, Calvinistic Methodist 1956-1979 - 1947-1972 SS 94829596 NLW

GRO - Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
NLW - National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth

Description and Travel

Historic Landscape Characterisation: The Rhondda - on the CADW site.  
Fully explore the site - there are separate detailed sections for places in the area

Cwmparc - on the Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site

You can see pictures of Cwmparc which are provided by:

Directories

Transcript of complete name listing for Treherbert and Ystrad-Rhondda, with the parish and hamlets of Ystradyfodwg, Blaen-y-cwm, Blaen-y-Rhondda, Cwmdare, Cwmpark, Llwynpia, Pen-y-griag, Penyrenglyn, Pentre, Ton-pentre-ystrad, Ton-y-pandy, Treorky, Tynewydd and Tynybedw, from Slaters Directory for 1880.

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Cwmparc 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 Cwmparc to another place.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SS950960 (Lat/Lon: 51.652908, -3.519217), Cwmparc which are provided by:

Occupations

Dare Colliery, Cwmparc, Treorchy  on the Welsh Coal Mines site

Parc Colliery, Cwmparc on the Welsh Coal Mines site