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Llanfairarybryn Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANFAIRARYBRYN

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Llanfairarybryn Parish Records

Short Title: Llanfairarybryn Parish records

Creation date(s): 1769-1923

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.075 cubic metres; 36 volumes

Name of creator(s): Llanfairarybryn Parish Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Prior to 1894, monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rates, and local issues. Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llanfairarybryn parish and Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1769-1923, including ecclesiastical records, 1807-1853; records relating to the overseers of the poor, 1817-1884; and records relating to the surveyors of the highways, 1801-1926.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: ecclesiastical; overseers of the poor, surveyors of the highways; and miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not known



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Some records pre-date the creation of the Parish Council.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llanfairarybryn Parish Records.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2003

Llanfair-ar-y-bryn (Wales). | Parish Council | Records and correspondence
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Llanfair-ar-y-bryn

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