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Llantwit Fardre civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P63

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Llantwit Fardre Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Llantwit Fardre civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1736-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.154 cubic metres (94 volumes, 10 papers, 3 bundles and 1 photograph)

Name of creator(s): Llantwit Fardre Parish; Llantwit Fardre 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 Llantwit Fardre parish comprising overseers', churchwardens and highway surveyors' account books, 1736-1860; overseers' receipt and payment books, 1836-1859; vestry minute books, 1848-1894; highway surveyors rate book, 1855; annual parish meeting minute book, 1894-1919; tithe plan and apportionment, 1844; parish council minute books, 1895-1952; parish council declarations of acceptance of office books, 1895-1939; parish council receipt and payment book, 1895-1905; parish council letter book, 1938-1945; land tax assessment, 1815; miscellaneous records, 1875-1974.


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 Glamorgan Record Office from various sources, [1965]-[c. 1980].


Related material: Glamorgan Archives, CLMS 4.1108,churchwardens' and overseers' accounts, 1679-1680


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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