Chepstow Baptist Church records 1871-1929

Summary Information

Gwent Archives
Chepstow Baptist Church.
Chepstow Baptist Church Records
0.015 Cubic Metres
General Physical Description note
(5 items)

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Biographical/Historical note

Chepstow Baptist Church was built in 1816. The chapel was erected by Mr Walter G. Watkin, builder and the Rev. Joshua Lewis was the first pastor. The building was enlarged in 1867 and a new Sunday School was added.

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Scope and Contents note

Records of Chepstow Baptist Church, 1871-1929, including minute books, 1871-1915; diaconate meeting minute books, 1896-1926; account book, 1905-1929.

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Arrangement note

Arranged into the following: Minute books; Diaconate meeting minute books; Church account book.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Gwent Archives

Conditions Governing Access note

Usual conditions apply

Conditions Governing Use note

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Accruals note

Accruals are possible

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Deposited by Rev. J. Landeg, Secretary Chepstow Baptist Church, Chepstow, Monmouthshire.

Appraisal note

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)


  • Baptists--Wales--Chepstow; Chepstow Baptist Church--Archives; Religious institutions--Wales--Chepstow;

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Other Finding Aids note

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

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Collection Inventory

 D738 Minute Book- Jan 1871-Dec 1895 Also contains memoranda of church meetings 1868; Register of members 1884-1892; lists of members 1847, 1866, 1867, and statistics 1843-1892 1847-1895 

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 D738 Minute Book Jan 1896-Jul 1912, Nov 1915 

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 D738 Diaconate Meeting Minute Book-Jan 1896-Nov 1911 (The early meetings are described as a committee but on Aug 2, 1900 and subsequently the meetings are described as of the diaconate). Includes statistical returns 1899-1909, roll of members 1896, 1899, 1906 1896-1911 

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 D738 Diaconate Meeting Minute Book Jan 1912-Aug 1926 

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 D738 Church Account Book Includes Genral Fund, Communion Fund, Poor Fund, Restoration Fund and Special Funds 1905-1929 

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