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Glamorgan Archives
Llandaff civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P53

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llandaff Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Llandaff civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1717-1937

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.08 cubic metres (9 volumes, 17 papers, 1 file, 6 parchments, 6 booklets)

Name of creator(s): Llandaff Parish; Llandaff 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. Llandaff parish was added to Cardiff County Borough in 1875 and 1922.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llandaff parish including poor rate assessments, 1717-1750; vestry minute book, 1842-1894; rate books, 1842-1846; parish council minute books, 1894-1922; copy of tithe plan and apportionment, [c. 1845]; miscellaneous documents, 1811-1937.


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


Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office from various sources, [1956]-[1989].


Related material: Related units of description at the Glamorgan Archives include a poor rates book 1819-1924: GB 0214 CLMS4.974; and a highway accounts book for Llandaff and Canton hamlets 1838-1853: GB 0214 CLMS4.975.


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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