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Flintshire Record Office
Llanasa Embankment Trust records

Reference code(s): GB 0208 LE

Held at: Flintshire Record Office

Title: Llanasa Embankment Trust Records

Short Title: Llanasa Embankment Trust records

Creation date(s): 1801-1943 (accumulated 1811-1943)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 12 items

Name of creator(s): Llanasa Embankment Trust


Administrative/Biographical history: The Llanasa Inclosure Act 1811 appointed trustees for the maintanance, support and preserving the works of embankment and drainage in Llanasa, Flintshire. Their last meeting took place in February 1921. The County Council in January 1930 convened a meeting of proprietors in March 1930 to appoint new trustees. The Clerk of the County Council was appointed Clerk of the Trustees on 15 July 1930. The Trust was abolished as a Drainage Authority in January 1933, and its functions in the River Dee Catchment Area devolved upon the River Dee Catchment Board in accordance with the Land Drainage Act 1930.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Llanasa Embankment Trust, 1801-1943, including minute book, 1885-1932; records relating to the Llanasa Inclosure Act 1811; financial records, 1889-1943; and correspondence, 1896-1936.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order

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

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Flintshire Record Office. Catalogue is searchable online at:


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Related material: Further papers are Flintshire Record Office, DC.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. One record pre-dates the Llanasa Inclosure Act 1811; financial records continue after the winding up of the Trust.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Flintshire Record Office, Catalogue of Llanasa Embankment Trust; Versey, A.G., Guide to the Flintshire Record Office (Flintshire County Council, 1974).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2004

Embankments | Flintshire | Llanasa
Llanasa Embankment Trust | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
Llanasa Embankment Trust

Llanasa (Wales)

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