Ref No58-N
TitleRecords of Wath and Mexborough Methodist Circuit
DescriptionThe circuit papers and volumes include baptism registers, Circuit quarterly meeting minute books, plans directories and orders of service, account books, schedules and Circuit report forms, Trust and deed registers, Trust schedules, Sunday School minute books, Overseas Mission account book, Local Preachers' Examining Committee minute book, and union committee minute book and correspondance

Each of the 26 individual churches have a range of records relating to church business, church property and Sunday School. The number of records for each church can vary from a single document to six boxes or more of volumes and papers. For many of the churches there are volumes and papers relating to church business including baptism and marriage registers, society, leaders and church council minutes and correspondence, collection journals, church notices, account books and ephemera. Volumes and papers relating to church property include Trustee minutes, correspondence and accounts, deeds and building plans. Records for the Sunday School include teachers minutes and attendance registers . For some churches there are also records for the sisterhood and other groups and societies.

There are also records of the Wath Aid Project which was a project that listed the Wath and Mexborough collection, transcribed some of the baptism registers, and compiled a history of some of the churches. These records include files on each church, baptism transcripts, rough notes and burial plans.
Extent462 Volumes
270 Files
23 Bundles
29 Items
14 Photographs
Access StatusOpen
Nonconformist chapels
DS/UK/1256Wath and Mexborough Methodist Circuit
DS/UK/1257Wath Trinity Methodist Society; fl. 1849-1993fl. 1849-1993
DS/UK/1258West Melton Wesleyan Methodist Society
DS/UK/1259Mexborough Roman Terrace Methodist Society
DS/UK/1260St Mark's, Goldthorpe, Methodist Society; fl. 1898-1996fl. 1898-1996
DS/UK/1261Clayton Methodist Society
DS/UK/1262Thurnscoe East Methodist Society; fl. 1968-1969fl. 1968-1969
DS/UK/1263Swinton Wesleyan Methodist Society
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2024