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Ceredigion Archives
Blaenporth Parish Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0212 BLAENPORTH P.C.

Held at: Ceredigion Archives

Title: Blaenporth Parish Council Records

Short Title: Blaenporth Parish Council Records

Creation date(s): 1894-1934

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (2 items)

Name of creator(s): Blaenporth Parish Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish records derive from the parish councils that were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Blaenporth is a parish in Cardiganshire, now Ceredigion, located close to the town of Cardigan.


Scope and content/abstract: Minute books of Blaenporth Parish Council, 1894-1934.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Ceredigion Archives. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The records were discovered among the records of the former Teifiside Rural District Council.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Chief Executive, Ceredigion District Council, 1975.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Ceredigion Archives online catalogue (, Blaenporth Parish Council, viewed 4 November 2003.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2003

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