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Ceredigion Archives
Coroner for Mid and South district, Cardiganshire, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0212 TCR/1

Held at: Ceredigion Archives

Title: Coroner for Mid and South district, Cardiganshire, Records

Short Title: Coroner for Mid and South district, Cardiganshire, Records

Creation date(s): 1946 -1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: #

Name of creator(s): The Coroner for Mid and South District of Cardiganshire

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Coroners are officers of the Crown, appointed to investigate sudden or unexplained deaths, within a certain district. One district was Mid and South Cardiganshire (now covered by Ceredigion).

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Death registers, 1953-1974; patient papers, 1954-1973; reports, 1951-1973; receipts, 1962-1970; correspondence, 1952- 1973; photographs of various accident scenes, 1953- 1969; inquest cases, 1948-1974; non-inquest cases, 1948-1961; burial counterfoils, 1946-1974; coroner's certificates, 1949 -1953; instructions files from Home Office, 1949-1970; cremation certificates, 1965-1973; returns, 1945-1956; statutory instruments, 1953-1973; and miscellaneous, 1954-1973.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into boxes.

Conditions governing access: Access to these records is restricted for 75 years.

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:

Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred by the Coroner for Mid and South district Cardiganshire 25 April 1974

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Ceredigion Archives online catalogue (http://archifdy-ceredigion.org.uk/schedules-js.html), Coroner's Records (TCR/1) (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
Coroner for Mid-Wales and South of Cardiganshire | Records and correspondence
Coroners | Wales | Ceredigion
Photograph collections | Wales | Ceredigion

Personal names

Corporate names

Places
Cardiganshire (Wales)

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