Nolton in the Parish of Coity


"NOLTON, a chapelry, with a village, in Coyty parish, Glamorgan; 2 miles N N E of Bridgend r. station. Post-town, Bridgend. ... " [From John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72) on A Vision of Britain through Time.]


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 Mary's Church

The church is dedicated to St. Mary, and is in the Benefice of Coity with Nolton. Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website. The church can be found at grid reference SS905794.

Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
1840-1946 1837-1940 - - -

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

  • Nolton Ecclesiastical Parish records     " .......... including registers of baptisms, 1840-1946; marriages, 1837-1940"

The following Religious Institutions are covered in the Mormon International Genealogical Index (IGI) :-

  • Coity, Nolton, St. Mary - Christenings (BT's), 1844-1875

Description & Travel

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The transcription of the section for Nolton from The National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Nolton in the Parish of Coity has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.



You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SS906795 (Lat/Lon: 51.503811, -3.577602), Nolton in the Parish of Coity which are provided by: