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Llangeinor civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P96

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llangeinor Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Llangeinor civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1684-1880

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.027 cubic metres (1 volume, 6 papers, 29mm)

Name of creator(s): Llangeinor Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish councils 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 Llangeinor parish comprising overseer's rate book, 1880; overseer's account, 1684-1685; petty constable's account, 1700; warrant to petty constable, 1700; agreement to build new bridge at Abergarw, 1785; notice of vestry decision concerning footpath, 1875; copy of tithe apportionment, 1844.


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System of arrangement: Arranged by deposit

Conditions governing access: Items containing information on named individuals maybe restricted in accordance with Data Protection

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, [1950s]-[1980s].


Existence and location of originals: The original diocesan copy of the Llangeinor tithe apportionment is deposited with the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

Related material: Related units of description at the Glamorgan Archives: overseer's accounts 1684-1685; petty constable's accounts 1700; warrant to petty constable for collection of county rate 1700; agreements for repair of Abergarw bridge 1785-1789; and notice of vestry decision regarding a footpath: GB 0214 DBJ/P/96/2-6


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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