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Rumney civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P401

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Rumney Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Rumney civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1894-1938

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (6 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Rumney Parish; Rumney Parish Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parishes were established by the Local Government Act 1894 and took over some responsibilities previously administered by the (ecclesiastical) parish vestry. Rumney civil parish was formed out of Rumney ecclesiastical parish. In 1938 it was transferred from Monmouthshire and amalgamated with Cardiff County Borough.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Rumney parish comprising Parish Council minute book, 1894-1938; declaration of acceptance of office by parish councillor, 1919-1937; register of mortgages, 1935.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by record 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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited via a private individual, 1974.


Related material: Records of Rumney ecclesiastical parish are held in Gwent Record Office, Cwmbran.


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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