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Llanishen civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P55

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llanishen Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Llanishen civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1825-1922

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.043 cubic metres (1 plan, 5 volumes, 1 box, 1 parchment, 1 envelope, 11 papers)

Name of creator(s): Llanishen Parish; Llanishen 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. Llanishen parish was abolished in 1922, being absorbed into Cardiff County Borough and Lisvane parish.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llanishen parish comprising copy of tithe plan and apportionment, 1846; parish council minute book, 1894-1911; orders to overseers of the poor, 1895-1920; correspondence, 1897-1910; parish meeting minute book, 1894-1922; declarations of parish councillors on acceptance, 1895-1922; map of parish, [c. 1800]; overseer's account book, 1825-1835; vestry minutes, 1891-1894; testimonial, 1902.


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, [1974]-[1991].


Related material: Related units of description at the Glamorgan Record Office: copies from overseer's and highway surveyor's accounts, 1713-1715, GB 0214 DX318/2


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

Llanishen (Cardiff, Wales) | Archives
Llanishen (Cardiff, Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

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Llanishen (Cardiff, Wales)
Llanishen (Cardiff, Wales) | Parish Council

Llanishen (Cardiff, Wales)

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