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Coedpenmaen in the Parish of Eglwysilan

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"St. Matthew's, COEDPENMAEN, is an ecclesiastical parish, formed July 2nd, 1909, from that of St. Catherine's. The church, built in 1908 at a cost of about £5300, is a building of brick in the Early English style, ... and has 400 sittings. The register dates from the year 1909. The living is a vicarage, yearly value £210, and residence, in the gift of the Bishop of Llandaff and the Board of Patronage, ..." [From Kelly's South Wales Directory 1923 (ArchiveCDBooks) - transcribed by Gareth Hicks]

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Church History

Oil Painting of Coedpenmaen English Baptist Chapel, by Esther Grainger, 1969 - on the People's Collection Wales site

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Church Records

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

Nonconformist Registers Held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Bethania 1931 1969-1970 - ST 07779077
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Description & Travel

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Historical Geography

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

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Maps

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Military History

Aerial photograph of the War Memorial, Coedpenmaen Common, Pontypridd. Taken on 30 July 2007 - on the People's Collection Wales site