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Glamorgan Archives
Kenfig Parish Council/Town Council, records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P182

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Kenfig Parish Council/Town Council Records

Short Title: Kenfig Parish Council/Town Council, records

Creation date(s): 1919-1985

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 9 volumes, 1 file

Name of creator(s): Kenfig Parish Council; Kenfig Town 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 Kenfig Parish Council/Kenfig Town Council including minute books, 1919-1985; receipts and payments book, 1981-1985.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: Items containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and Glamorgan Archives policy.

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


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 Pyle and Kenfig Parish Council, 1986-1987.


Related material: Related units of description at the Glamorgan Record Office include: records of Cynffig Community Council 1975-2003 GB 0214 P402; and list of burgesses 1771-1825 CLMS4.255


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

Kenfig (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives
Kenfig (Wales). | Town Council | Archives

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