Reference code(s): GB 0214 P150
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Canton Civil Parish Records
Short Title: Canton civil parish records
Creation date(s): 1883-1902
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: (Information to be supplied)
Name of creator(s): Canton Parish; Canton 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. The parish of Canton was created in 1858 from the parts of the parishes of Leckwith and Llandaff lying within the borough of Cardiff. The whole of the civil parish was incorporated into Cardiff County Borough in 1875.
Scope and content/abstract: Canton parish vestry minute book, 1883-1902.
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged by deposit
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
Accruals: Accruals are possinle
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office, [1970s]
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