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Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANFIHANGEL RHOS Y CORN PC and CC

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short Title: Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council records

Creation date(s): 1868-1982

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.26 cubic metres; two rolls; one volume

Name of creator(s): Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council

CONTEXT

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

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1868-1982, including minute books, 1885-1949; parish council receipt and payment ledgers, 1895-1955; overseers receipt and payment ledgers, 1868-1921; Gwernogle school board records, 1878-1898; rate books, 1885-1925; maps, 1842-1960; correspondence, 1923-1969; financial, 1900-1969; electoral papers, 1931-1970; printed material, 1896-1968; papers and correspondence relating to the administration of Llanfihangel Rhos-y-Corn Community Council, 1974-1982.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into minute books; parish council receipt and payment ledgers; overseers receipt and payment ledgers; Gwernogle School Board Records; rate books; maps; correspondence; financial; electoral; and printed material.

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.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by R. T. Lenny, Clerk to the Parish Council, May, 1971 and by Mr P. A. Wilde, June, 1990.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The School Board records and some maps 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 Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council Records.

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
Llanfihangel Rhosycorn (Wales). | Community Council | Records and correspondence
Llanfihangel Rhosycorn (Wales). | Parish Council | Records and correspondence
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Llanfihangel Rhosycorn

Personal names

Corporate names
Llanfihangel Rhosycorn (Wales) | Community Council
Llanfihangel Rhosycorn (Wales) | Parish Council

Places
Llanfihangel Rhos-y-corn (Wales)

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