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Glamorgan Archives
Colwinston civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P90

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Colwinston Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Colwinston civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1751-1895

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.024 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Colwinston Civil Parish

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to Colwinston parish including settlement certificate, 1751; copy of tithe plan and apportionment, 1841; vestry minute books, 1855-1895.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to deposit

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office from various sources, [1964-1987]

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of originals: The diocesan copies of the Colwinston tithe plan and apportionment are deposited with the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Colwinston (Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Colwinston (Wales)

Places
Colwinston (Wales)

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