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St Bride's-super-Ely civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P30

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: St Bride's-super-Ely Civil Parish Records

Short Title: St Bride's-super-Ely civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1841-1927

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (14 volumes, 1 roll, 1 file and 2 papers)

Name of creator(s): St Bride's-super-Ely Civil Parish


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 were replaced by community councils or town councils.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of St Bride's-super-Ely parish comprising tithe plan and apportionment, 1841; parish meeting minute book, 1896-1926; collector's monthly statement books, 1916-1927; bank book, 1909-1921; overseer's receipt and payment book, 1902-1924; rate books, 1916-1924; valuations, 1922-1925; collection and deposit books, 1910-1927; assistant overseer's rate books, 1919-1926; miscellaneous papers, 1836-1845.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by 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: Tithe award and plan deposited by a private individual, 1948.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Cardiff Rural Distrct Council, 1956.



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

St Bride's-super-Ely (Wales) | Archives
St Bride's-super-Ely (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

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