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Roath Burial Board records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 BUBRO

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Roath Burial Board records

Short Title: Roath Burial Board records

Creation date(s): 1875

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1 vol.

Name of creator(s): Roath Burial Board


Administrative/Biographical history: Roath Burial Board appears to have been set up at some point between 1871 and 1875. It purchased land on Ty Draw Farm, Roath, Glamorgan, to provide a cemetery, but never built it. It appears to have been absorbed into Cardiff Burial Board when the boundaries of Cardiff were extended to include Roath in 1875.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Roath Burial Board: Mortgage register, 1875.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Single item

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Physical characteristics: Good condition.

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Information to be supplied.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Hayden Burns for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for Roath Burial Board; Riden, Philip, Records Sources for Local History, (London, 1987); Hey, David, The Oxford Companion to Local and Family History, (Oxford, 1996); Stephens, W.B., Sources for English Local History, (Cambridge, 1981).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003


Personal names

Corporate names
Roath Burial Board

Roath (Cardiff, Wales)

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