Nelson in the Parish of Llanfabon
"NELSON, a village in the E of Glamorgan; near the Monmouth, Pontypool, and Merthyr railway, 6½ miles N E by N of Pontypridd. ..." [From John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72) on Vision of Britain]
"NELSON is a considerable village in Llanvabon parish, about 6 miles from Pontypridd, 9 from Merthyr, and 7 from Caerphilly. The Llanciach station on the Great Westerm railway (West Midland Section) is in the vicinity." [Slaters Directory 1880]
The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-
- Ebenezer Calvinistic Methodist Church
Nelson, St. John - Chapel of ease to Llanfabon
The church is dedicated to St. John the Baptist, is in the Benefice of Llanfabon, and the 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 ST111955.
|Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff|
|Non Conformist Registers Held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth|
|Chapel||Baptisms||Marriages||Burials||OS Map Ref|
|Heol-fawr, Ebenezer, Calvinistic Methodist||1901-1971, 1973-1978||-||-||ST 11509520|
Transcript of name listing for Pontypridd, and district, from Commercial and Trade Directories, for the years:-
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