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Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Cwmamman Urban District Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 C/UDC

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Cwmamman Urban District Council Records

Short Title: Cwmamman Urban District Council records

Creation date(s): 1912-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.015 Cubic metres and 21 volumes

Name of creator(s): Cwmamman Urban District Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Urban district councils existed from 1894, when the Local Government Act 1894 established urban districts, until 1974. Cwmamman UDC covered the area to the east of Ammanford, Carmarthenshire (Garnant and Glanaman).


Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Cwmamman Urban District Council, Carmarthenshire, 1912-1974, including council minute books, 1912-1963; committee minute books, 1921-1945; rating committee book, 1927-1934; registers of seals, 1954-1974; and ledger, 1924-1934.


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: Transferred by Mr M. J. Evans, Dinefwr Borough Council, in September, 1977 and deposited by Lynne Davies, Swansea, in March 1989.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

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 Cwmamman Urban District Council Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003

Local government | Wales | Abergavenny (district)

Personal names

Corporate names
Cwmaman (Wales) | Urban District Council

Cwmaman (Carmarthenshire, Wales)

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