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Glamorgan Archives
Welsh Counties Committee, minutes

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DWCC

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Welsh Counties Committee minute book

Short Title: Welsh Counties Committee, minutes

Creation date(s): 1946-1950

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1 vol.

Name of creator(s): Welsh Counties Committee


Administrative/Biographical history: The Welsh Counties Committee was established in 1946, under the description of 'the Committee for Wales and Monmouthshire of the County Councils Association'. This was changed in 1947, and the Welsh Counties Committee produced a statement of constitution in 1948, with the aim of ensuring close co-operation between the Welsh County Councils, the County Councils Association and Welsh Government Departments. In 1953, the Association of Welsh Local Authorities was created, representing county and district councils.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Welsh Counties Committee, 1946-1950, comprising: minute book.


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: Information to be supplied.

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 source was used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for the Welsh Counties Committee.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2004

Local government | Wales
Welsh Counties Committee | Archives

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Association of County Councils (Great Britain) | Welsh Counties Committee


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