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Llangennech Parish Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANGENNECH PC

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Llangennech Parish Council Records

Short Title: Llangennech Parish Council records

Creation date(s): 1875-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.30 cubic metres;1 volume

Name of creator(s): Llangennech 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 Llangennech parish council, Carmarthenshire, 1875-1974, including minutes, 1903-1974; correspondence, 1895-1971; financial, 1895-1971; papers and correspondence regarding public lighting, 1902-1962; and plans, 1919-1952.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; correspondence; financial; miscellaneous documents; and plans.

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 C. Fletcher and E. Evans, Parish Council and Community Council Clerks, Llanedi, between 1960 and 1996.



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

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003

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

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Llangennech (Wales) | Community Council
Llangennech (Wales) | Parish Council

Llangennech (Wales)

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