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Denbighshire Record Office
Colwyn Borough Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0209 DA/B

Held at: Denbighshire Record Office

Title: Colwyn Borough Council Records

Short Title: Colwyn Borough Council records

Creation date(s): 1974-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 31 volumes

Name of creator(s): Colwyn Borough Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Colwyn Borough Council was created in 1974 as one of the six districts of the new county of Clwyd. In area, it comprised most of the former Aled and Hiraethog rural districts, Abergele urban district and the Borough of Colwyn Bay. In 1996, most of the district was absorbed into the new Conwy unitary authority.


Scope and content/abstract: Colwyn Borough Council minutes, 1974-1981; and register, 1975-1979.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; and cofnodion [records].

Conditions governing access: Access to some documents within this collection may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation. Please contact Denbighshire Record Office for further information.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.


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

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Chief Executive, Colwyn Borough Council, Civic Centre, Colwyn Bay, 1988.


Related material: Further records are in Conwy Archives Service, Colwyn Borough Council Records.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Colwyn Borough Council catalogue; Clwyd County Council, Clwyd: canllaw swyddogol Sir Clwyd/Clwyd: county council official guide (Gloucester, [1986]).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2004

Colwyn (Wales). | Borough Council | Records and correspondence
Conwy (Wales) | Politics and government

Personal names

Corporate names
Colwyn (Wales) | Borough Council

Abergele Rural (Wales)
Aled (Wales)
Colwyn (Conwy, Wales : district)
Colwyn (Conwy, Wales : town)
Colwyn Bay (Wales : borough)
Colwyn Bay (Wales)
Hiraethog (Wales)

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