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Ystrad in the Parish of Ystradyfodwg

Cemeteries

The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-

  • Nebo Chapel

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Ystrad 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

The church is dedicated to St. Stephen, is in the Benefice of Ystrad Rhondda with Ynyscynon, 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 SS989950.

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

 

Non Conformist Registers Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Bodringallt, Congregational - 1900-1951, 1953-1984 - SS 98609504

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

Ystrad - on the Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site

You can see pictures of Ystrad 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-graig, 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 Ystrad 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 Ystrad to another place.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SS989950 (Lat/Lon: 51.644636, -3.462572), Ystrad which are provided by:

Occupations

Gelli Colliery, Ystrad  on the Welsh Coal Mines site