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Ceredigion Archives
Cardiganshire Rural Sanitary Authorities Records

Reference code(s): GB 0212 CDC/RSA

Held at: Ceredigion Archives

Title: Cardiganshire Rural Sanitary Authorities Records

Short Title: Cardiganshire Rural Sanitary Authorities Records

Creation date(s): 1872-1897

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 6 items

Name of creator(s): Aberaeron Rural Sanitary Authority; Tregaron Rural Sanitary Authority

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Aberaeron and Tregaron Rural Sanitary Authorities were created under the Public Health Act 1872 to deal with sewerage, drainage, and water supply. They were based on the existing Poor Law Union areas and were administered by the Board of Guardians of the Poor. Each employed a Medical Officer of Health. Their powers were transferred to the Aberaeron and Tregaron Rural District Councils after their formation in 1894.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Aberaeron Rural Sanitary Authority, general and parochial ledgers, 1873-1897; and Tregaron Rural Sanitary Authority, minutes, 1872-1895, and ledger, 1874-1891.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into Aberaeron Rural Sanitary Authority; Tregaron Rural Sanitary Authority.

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: Found among the records of Aberaeron and Tregaron Rural District Councils.

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

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Further records are Ceredigion Archives, Aberaeron Rural District Council Records and Tregaron Rural District Council Records.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Ceredigion Archives online catalogue (http://archifdy-ceredigion.org.uk/schedules-js.html), Rural Sanitary Authorities (CDC/RSA), viewed 12 November 2003; Jackson, W. Eric, The Structure of Local Government in England and Wales (London: Longmans, 1949); Oxfordshire Record Office website (www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/oro), viewed 13 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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Aberaeron (Wales). | Rural Sanitary Authority | Archives
Sanitation | Wales | Ceredigion
Sanitation | Wales | Tregaron
Tregaron (Wales). | Rural Sanitary Authority | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
Aberaeron (Wales) | Sanitary Authority
Aberaeron Poor Law Union | Board of Guardians
Tregaron (Wales) | Rural Sanitary Authority
Tregaron Poor Law Union | Board of Guardians

Places
Aberaeron (Wales)
Tregaron (Wales)

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