• Chapel

    No. 9 PENDRE, OLD BETHANIA

    by  • August 27, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Chapel, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Shop, Site Type • 0 Comments

    History: In 1775 Bethania Baptist Chapel was founded here and built through the efforts of Rev. William Williams, J P (b.1732 near Blaenffos, Pembrokeshire), formerly of Ebenezer, Drefach, Carmarthenshire. It opened on 19th April 1776 with Rev. William Williams as the first Minister and 24 members. The chapel was originally subsidiary to Ebenezer Baptist...

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    FFYNNONBEDR CONGREGATIONAL CHAPEL

    by  • July 27, 2013 • Ceredigion, Chapel, Ferwig, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Site Type • 0 Comments

    History: The name means ‘Peter’s Well’. Thomas Jenkins and eleven members of the congregation of Capel Mair, Cardigan, founded Ffynnonbedr Chapel in 1865. Rev. William Davies of Capel Mair was the Minister here from the opening until 1871. In 1871 the chapel was unified with Capel Isaf, Llechryd, under Rev. William Rees. The following...

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    BABELL C. M. CHAPEL, HIGH STREET

    by  • July 25, 2013 • Chapel, Cilgerran, Modern, Pembrokeshire, Period, Post-Medieval, Site Type • 2 Comments

    History: The chapel was erected in 1763, or possibly the first Calvinistic Methodist congregation in Cilgerran was formed that year. Thomas Morris, Stephen John and Thomas John were the early leading lights of the Cilgerran cause. John Edwards of Llanddewi Brefi came here to preach in 1794. The chapel was built or rebuilt in...

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    Y STORWS, HIGH STREET (TY’R BONT CHAPEL)

    by  • July 23, 2013 • Chapel, House, Modern, Pembrokeshire, Period, Post-Medieval, Site Type, St. Dogmaels, Warehouse • 0 Comments

    Site Name: Y STORWS; TY’R BONT BAPTIST CHAPEL; MALT HOUSE.  History: This was probably the property leased on 30th April 1793 for 99 years, consisting of two adjoining pieces of land in St. Dogmaels parish to build a meeting house “…for preaching…” It was leased to Rev. David Jones and others. In 1813 Ty’r...

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