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Glamorgan Archives
Caerau civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P52

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Caerau Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Caerau civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1809-[1980]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.021 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Caerau Civil Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parishes were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The civil parishes took over some responsibilities previously administered by the (ecclesiastical) parish vestry. In 1974, parish councils in Wales became known as community councils or town councils and existing boundaries were altered.


Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to Caerau parish including copy of glebe plan, 1804 [copied 1809]; overseers' census schedule, 1831; tithe plan and apportionment, 1839-1841 [copied 1980].


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A handlist is available at the Glamorgan Record Office


Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office from various sources, [1977-1981].


Existence and location of originals: The diocesan copy of the Caerau tithe plan is deposited with the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

Related material: Morgan Bruce and Nicholas, solicitors, parish records (DMBN563)


Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2005

Caerau (Cardiff, Wales) | Archives
Parishes (Local government) | Wales | Caerau (Cardiff)
Tithes | Wales | Caerau (Cardiff)

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Caerau (Cardiff, Wales)

Caerau (Cardiff, Wales)

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