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Eglwysbrewis Civil Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P9

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Eglwysbrewis Civil Parish records

Short Title: Eglwysbrewis Civil Parish records

Creation date(s): 1808-1924

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Eglwysbrewis Parish; Eglwysbrewis Parish Council


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 Eglwysbrewis Civil Parish including overseers' accounts, 1848-1872; poor rate books, 1845-1924; school rate book, 1872-1874; surveyors of highways receipt and payment book, 1861-1890; highway rate book, 1879-1882; miscellaneous document relating to land tax, 1808-1814


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by office

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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Eglwysbrewis Civil Parish, 1979



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

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