Reference code(s): GB 0214 P66
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Radyr Civil Parish/Radyr and Morganstown Community Council Records
Short Title: Radyr civil parish/Radyr and Morganstown community council records
Creation date(s): 1841-2010
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.28 cubic metres (1 plan, 16 attached membranes, and 77 volumes)
Name of creator(s): Radyr 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 Radyr parish comprising tithe plan and apportionment, 1841-1842; poor rate books, 1885-1909, assistant overseers collection book, 1897-1901; poor rates overseers receipt and payment book, 1907-1927; ratebooks for special expenses, 1897-1910; poor rate and special expenses, 1911-1918, vestry minutes, 1884-1894; parish Council minutes, 1894-1970; annual meeting minutes, 1894-1963; declarations of acceptance of office, 1949-1970; lighting accounts, 1958-1975; village plan, 2010.
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologicallly by series
Conditions governing access: Items containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act and Glamorgan Archives policy.
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/
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at Glamorgan Archives from various sources, 1962-2011.
Related material: Glamorgan Archives P66CW, Radyr ecclesiastical parish records.
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids. Revised by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives
Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: August 2005, April 2011