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
Rudry civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P5

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Rudry Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Rudry civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1843-1970

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.2 cubic metres (104 volumes, 1 plan, 1 bundle, and 1 file)

Name of creator(s): Rudry Parish; Rudry 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. Before 1896 Rudry (Rhydri) was part of the parish of Bedwas (partly in co. Monmouth). In 1974, parish councils in Wales were replaced by community councils or town councils.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Rudry parish including tithe plan and apportionment, 1843; assistant overseers rate books, 1884-1926; assistant overseers receipt and payment book, 1925-1927; vestry and parish meeting minute books, 1878-1905; Parish Council minute books, 1894-1955; declarations of acceptance of office by parish councillors, 1894-1970; poor rate account book, 1913-1924; general account book, 1910-1967; Rudry village/parish hall committee minutes books, 1946-1970.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by records series

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 Rudry Parish Council and various individuals, [1956-1974]



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

Rudry (Wales) | Archives
Rudry (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Rudry (Wales)
Rudry (Wales) | Parish Council

Rudry (Wales)

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