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Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 AMMANFORD UDC

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council Records

Short Title: Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council records

Creation date(s): 1903-1991

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Urban district councils were established under the Local Government Act 1894. The first meeting of Ammanford District Council was held on the 11 May 1903. Prior to that the town was offically known as Cross Inn. Ammanford Urban District Council was abolished and Ammanford Town Council came into existence in 1974.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Ammanford Urban District Council, Carmarthenshire, including UDC minute books, ledgers, wage books and rate books, 1903-1974; records of Ammanford Town Council, 1974-1991; and financial records, 1903-1974.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: records of Ammanford Urban District Council; records of Ammanford Town Council; financial records of Ammanford Urban District Council; Llandilo-fawr Assessment Committee, parish of Ammanford Urban.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the finding aid is available at Carmarthenshire Archies Service.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: Stored in a small room in Ammanford Town Hall

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited in 1993 and by Ammanford Town Council, in 1998.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council records; website UK Local Government Information (www.gwydir.demon.co.uk), viewed 23 September 2002.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Ammanford (Wales). | Town Council | Records and correspondence
Ammanford (Wales). | Urban District Council | Archives
Local government | Wales | Ammanford

Personal names

Corporate names
Ammanford (Wales) | Town Council
Ammanford (Wales) | Urban District Council

Places
Ammanford (Wales)

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