Chapels - Penllyn


This project is fully described on Glamorgan Chapels Database

This Penllyn database compiled by Gareth Hicks

If a chapel is already mentioned on the main parish page then its name will act as a link to that section for any data recorded there - such as extant records and OS Grid references

Some chapels may have more than one entry if it is not possible to correctly identify each from a particular source

(For an explanation of the various non-conformist denominations see Wales - Genealogy Help Pages )

Sources referred to (indicated by number shown in brackets after the data entry) where there may be more data available

  • 1. Kelly's Directory, South Wales 1895 - the Archive CD Books Cd
  • 2. Kelly's Directory, South Wales 1910 - the Archive CD Books Cd
  • 3. Dissent in the Counties of Glamorgan and Monmouth by Hywel D Emanuel, National Library of Wales journal, Vol VIII/4, Winter 1954.
  • 4. Glamorgan FHS - the publications lists etc
  • 5. Glamorgan Record Office in Cardiff hold most extant parish church and non-conformist chapel records, these are listed on their site (click ' history of your family' on main page and scroll down to the end of the next page)
  • 6. The Chapels Recording Project in Wales (RCAHMW)
  • 7. 1880 Slaters Directory
  • 8. Jones, I.G. & Williams, D. The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 1, South Wales. UWP, Cardiff, 1976


No Baptist chapels found in this parish


No Congregationalist chapels found in this parish


Ramoth (Nebo) Welsh Calvinistic (Presbyterian) chapel, Craig Penllyne

  • There is a Welsh Calvinistic chapel with 150 sittings 1895 (1) and 1910 (2)
  • Craig Penllyn Presbyterian - MIs index (4) and (5)
  • Ramoth CM chapel (Nebo), Craig Pen-llin SS97777732 Built in 1831, not in use by 1978 (6)
  • Calvinistic chapel listed under Penlline (7)
  • Penlline - 1831, October 5; Protestant; a chapel called Nebo; David Reynolds, cordwainer (3)
  • Nebo CM Erected in 1831 David Reynolds, Elder, Shoe Maker, Penlline 1851 (8)

Other (inc un-identified)


[Last Updated : 30 Jan 2006 - Gareth Hicks]