Reference code(s): GB 0214 P1
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Eglwysilan Civil Parish records
Short Title: Eglwysilan Civil Parish records
Creation date(s): 1819-1879
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.06 cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Eglwysilan 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 of the Eglwysilan Civil Parish including rate book, 1858; overseers accounts, 1819-1829; Caerphilly gas rate accounts, 1877-1879; tithe plan and apportionment, 1841; altered apportionment with plans, 1854-1926, valuation list, c1877
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged by deposit
Conditions governing access: No restriction
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 Eglwysilan Civil parish, 1940-1967
Related material: Plans of Eglwysilan; copy of tithe apportionment, GB 0214 DXCW/2,3
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