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Flintshire Record Office
Flintshire Civil Parish, Town and Community Councils, records

Reference code(s): GB 0208 PC

Held at: Flintshire Record Office

Title: Parish and Community Councils Records of Flintshire

Short Title: Flintshire Civil Parish, Town and Community Councils, records

Creation date(s): 1800-2015

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1584 items

Name of creator(s): Flintshire Parish, Community and Town Councils

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894, taking over administrative functions from the parish council vestry meetings, with powers over rating, public spaces and amenities, cemeteries. In 1974, parish councils in Wales became community councils (in some cases styled "town councils").

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to the parish and community councils in Flintshire, 1800-2009.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following groups: Bagillt Community Council; Bangor Is-coed Parish Council; Bettisfield Parish Council; Bodelwyddan Parish Council; Brynford Parish Council and Community Council; Caerwys Parish Council; Cilcain Parish Council; Connah's Quay Town Council; Cwm Parish Council and Community Council; Dyserth Parish Council and Community Council; Halghton Parish Council; Halkyn Parish Council; Hanmer Parish Council and Community Council; Hawarden Parish Council; Higher Kinnerton Parish Council; Hope Parish Council and Community Council; Leeswood Parish Council and Community Council; Llanasa Parish Council and Community Council; Llanfynydd Parish Council and Community Council; Marford and Hoseley Parish Council; Meliden Parish Council; Mold Rural Parish Council; Nannerch Parish Council and Community Council; Nercwys Parish Council and Community Council; Northop Parish Council and Community Council; Overton Parish Council and Community Council; Penley Parish Council and Community Council; Prestatyn Town Council; Queensferry Community Council; Rhuddlan Parish Council and Town Council; St Asaph Parish Council; East Saltney Parish Council; West Saltney Parish Council and Community Council; Sealand Parish Council and Community Council; Tremeirchion Parish Council and Community Council; Treuddyn Parish Council and Community Council; Tybroughton Community Council; Waen Parish Council and Community Council; Whitford Parish Council and Community Council; Willington Parish Council; Worthenbury Parish Council; Ysceifiog Parish Council.

Conditions governing access: Data Protection Act restrictions will apply to any items less than 100 years old that contain personal information as defined by the Act.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of this catalogue is available at Flintshire Record Office. Catalogue is searchable online at: http://calmview.flintshire.gov.uk/CalmView/

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Flintshire Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are expected

Archival history: Various

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited from 1953 by the respective Clerks of the various Parish and Community Councils.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes some earlier records accumulated by the councils from their predecessor bodies.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project and amended by Steven Davies of Flintshire Record Office. The following source was used to compile this description: Flintshire Record Office, Schedules of Parish and Community Council Records.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: December 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Flintshire | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names

Places
Clwyd (Wales)
Flintshire (Wales)

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