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Glamorgan Archives
Llangynwyd civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P82

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llangynwyd Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Llangynwyd civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1742-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.14 cubic metres (29 volumes, 5 rolls, 1 file, 33 papers, 1 bundle, 1 book cover)

Name of creator(s): Llangynwyd Parish; Llangynwyd Parish Council

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llangynwyd parish including vestry minute books, overseers' rate books, valuation lists, parish council minute books, bonds, removal orders, filiation orders, depositions, settlement, order for selection of overseers, 1742-1974; copy of tithe plan and apportionment, c. 1840 [copied 1980].

ACCESS AND USE

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/

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office from various sources, [1964]-[1980].

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Llangynwyd (Wales) | Archives
Llangynwyd (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Llangynwyd (Wales)
Llangynwyd (Wales) | Parish Council

Places
Llangynwyd (Wales)

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