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Llanwinio Parish Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANWINIO PC

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Llanwinio Parish Council Records

Short Title: Llanwinio Parish Council records

Creation date(s): 1887-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.12 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Llanwinio Parish Council


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.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llanwinio Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1887-1974; including Llanwinio Parish Council minute books, 1894-1965; receipts and payment accounts, 1896-1962; overseers receipts and payment book, 1887-1906; poor rate books, 1905-1924.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.

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: Deposited by Mr G. Blain, Clerk to the Community Council and H. M. Evans, Clerk to the Council, between 1979 and 1995.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes earlier overseers of the poor records inherited by 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 Llanwinio 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

Llanwinio (Wales). | Parish Council | Records and correspondence
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Llanwinio

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