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Llanwrda Parish Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANWRDA PC

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Llanwrda Parish Council Records

Short Title: Llanwrda Parish Council records

Creation date(s): 1801-1965

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.045 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Llanwrda 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: Civil records of Llanwrda parish, Carmarthenshire, 1801-1965, including account books of the churchwardens, the overseers of the poor, the surveyors of the highways, and rate assessments for the parish, 1818-1828; vestry books, 1938-1894; Parish Council minute books, 1894-1984; notices of appointment of overseers, 1895-1926; and treasurer's receipt and payments book, 1895-1950.


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 R. Rees, Llanwrda between 1981 and 1983.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes parish vestry records pre-dating teh 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 Llanwrda 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

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

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