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Glamorgan Archives
Penmark civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P47

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Penmark Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Penmark civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1841-1927

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.022 cubic metres (11 volumes, 6 bundles, 3 prints, 1 paper and 1 rolled plan)

Name of creator(s): Penmark 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.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Penmark parish comprising tithe plan and apportionment, 1841; assistant overseer's receipt and payment book, 1902-1927.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

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 by the incumbent of Penmark, [1962].


Related material: Glamorgan Archives, DF volume 28: highway surveyor's accounts, 1777-1798; DF volume 79: churchwardens' and overseer's accounts, 1738-1762, 1769, 1772, 1780-1797, 1801


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: August 2005

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