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Glamorgan Archives
County Land Agent, Tithe Map extracts collection

Reference code(s): GB 0214 GD/LA/17

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: County Land Agent : Tithe Map extracts collection

Short Title: County Land Agent, Tithe Map extracts collection

Creation date(s): 1909-1913

Level of description: Series

Extent: 0.06 cubic metres (2 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Glamorgan County Council, County Land Agent


Administrative/Biographical history: The County Land Agent was responsible to Glamorgan County Council for the administration of land under its control and legal matters relating to land in the county. In 1909, the Agent ordered a set of certified extracts from the tithe maps and apportionments from the Board of Agriculture and Fisheries, in pursuance of the Small Holdings Act 1908; the County Land Agent wished to ascertain which land had been worked as small holdings in the past, in order to restore such small holdings.


Scope and content/abstract: Certified extracts from 2nd class tithe maps and apportionments, 1909-1910 (apportionments confirmed [c. 1845]); enclosure map extract, 1910; and miscellaneous records, [c. 1910].


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged as follows: tithe maps extracts; enclosure map extract; and County Land Agent miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply.

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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred by Glamorgan County Council, April 1952.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Previous catalogue number for this archive was DCLA.

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, County Land Agent: Tithe Map Extracts; Small Holdings and Allotments Act, 1908 (, viewed 12 December 2003.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: December 2003

Enclosures | Wales | Glamorgan
Glamorgan (Wales) | Maps
Land tenure | Law and legislation | Wales | Glamorgan
Land value taxation | Wales | Glamorgan
Smallholdings | Wales | Glamorgan

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Glamorgan (Wales) | County Land Agent

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