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Ceredigion Archives
Aberystwyth and District Civic Society Records

Reference code(s): GB 0212 DSO/18

Held at: Ceredigion Archives

Title: Aberystwyth and District Civic Society Records

Short Title: Aberystwyth and District Civic Society Records

Creation date(s): 1976-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Aberystwyth and District Civic Society

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Aberystwyth and District Civic Society is part of the Civic Trust, an organization dedicated to improving Britain's built environment since its creation in 1957. There are nearly 900 Civic Societies in the UK with voluntary members dedicated to promoting high standards in planning, conservation and regeneration for their local communities. The Aberystwyth and District Civic Society comments on new planning activities for buildings and development, preserving historic buildings and improving the quality in public places around Aberystwyth, Ceredigion.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Aberystwyth and District Civic Society, 1976-1990, including minutes, 1977-1989; correspondence, 1977-1990; records of Society projects, 1977-1989; records relating to the erection of plaques, 1981-1989; records relating to local authority planning applications, 1977-1987; local authority plans, 1976-1984; and promotional material, 1986-1989.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; correspondence; Civic Society projects; erection of plaques; comments on and opposition to local authority plans; local authority plans; and promotional material.

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: engwel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited in 1999.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman 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), Aberystwyth and District Civic Society, viewed 14 November 2003; The Civic Trust Homepage (http://www.civictrust.org.uk/top.shtml), viewed 14 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
Aberystwyth and District Civic Society | Records and correspondence
Local government | Wales | Llanfihangel-y-Creuddyn Uchaf
Public welfare | Wales | Aberystwyth

Personal names

Corporate names
Aberystwyth and District Civic Society

Places
Aberystwyth (Wales)
Dyfed (Wales)

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