Reference code(s): GB 0214 P40
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Leckwith Civil Parish Records
Short Title: Leckwith civil parish records
Creation date(s): 1794, 1894-1959
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (3 volumes and 2 papers)
Name of creator(s): Leckwith Parish, Leckwith 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 of Leckwith parish including bastardy bonds, 1794; assistant overseers' rate book, 1920-1926; assistant overseers' receipt and payment book, 1919-1927; parish meeting minute book, 1894-1959.
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged by deposit
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply
Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by clerk to Dinas Powys Community Council, 1974.
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