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
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