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Registers & Archives
A summary of the registers held at St Dyfrig's - compiled 2011
This list of the documents held on-line, initiated 2011.
SDRA-03 The Development of St Dyfrig's
A 2011 compilation of relevant texts from documents 04, 05, and 06 together with contemporary photos, depicting the growth and development of St Dyfrig's.
SDRA-04 The Catholic Church of St Dyfrig
Text from a brochure published by the parish circa 1966.
A paper by Yvonne Bacchetta, 1984.
Documents from circa 1994: a long manuscript and two short pieces by Carol Jenkins.
A list compiled after 2001 and updated 2011.
SDRA-08 The Artwork of Penanne Crabbe
Penanne Crabbe's artwork was installed in the church in 1999, together with small plaques commentating on her thinking behind the work.
Photographs of some priests and ordination cards connected with St Dyfrig's.
SDRA-10 Gareth Leyshon's Ordination
Photographs of Gareth Leyshon's ordination in St Dyfrig's in 2007, taken by Clare Hardwick.
SDRA-11 Marriage Records 1879 - 1911
Dates of marriages as the old St Dubritius up to 1911, with names of the bride and groom.
SDRA-12 Baptism Records 1868 - 1911
Dates of baptisms as the old St Dubritius up to 1911 with name of the child, date of baptism, and stated date of birth.
SDRA-13 Dedication of the Church, 1927
A 40-page order of service for the blessing and dedication ceremony is retained in the parish archive.
SDRA-14 Consecration of the Church, 1975
A 16-page order of service for the consecration ceremony is retained in the parish archive, together with an 8-page hymn sheet.
Probably part of a centenary brochure in 1963, an article focussing on significant priests who have served in St Dyfrig's.
Two pages from the 1946 St Dyfrig's Parish Magazine, reflecting on Pontypridd.
SDRA-17 Local Saints of the Celtic Era
Extracts from an 1836 work by Revd Rice Rice: An Essay on the Welsh Saints, or the Primitive Christians usually considered to have been the founders of churches in Wales.
SDRA-19 St Dyfrig's War Memorial
SDRA-20 Treforest Nazareth House
SDRA-21 Pontypridd's Catholic Orphanage
A compilation text by pastor Gareth Leyshon, January 2012, with the information available concerning the St Michael’s Home, or Orphanage (1887-1905) which became Treforest’s Nazareth House (1905-1924) and then relocated to Swansea.