ANW logo

Archives Network Wales

Search the collections:        Search help | Advanced search   | Browse by repository

Browse the indices: Combined(searchable) Personal names Corporate names Places Subjects



[New to Archives?]

[Family history]

[Admin menu]

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Glamorgan Archives  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details

Glamorgan Archives
Llanharan civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P15

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llanharan Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Llanharan civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1830-1900

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.025 cubic metres (5 volumes, 1 plan, 1 booklet)

Name of creator(s): Llanharan Parish; Llanharan 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 Llanharan parish comprising tithe plan and apportionment, 1846; overseer's account book, 1832-1869; churchwarden's rate book, 1841-1866; highway surveyor's rate book, 1830-1856; church rate assessment, 1842; churchwardens' accounts, 1885-1900.


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 from various sources, [1951]-[1980].


Related material: Related units of description at the Glamorgan Archives: terrier 1703, GB 0214 DCL1/181; and rate assessment 1853, GB 0214 CLMS 3.755


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

Llanharan (Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Llanharan (Wales)

Llanharan (Wales)

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Glamorgan Archives  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details