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Glamorgan Archives
St Nicholas civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P45

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: St Nicholas Civil Parish Records

Short Title: St Nicholas civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1894-1970

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.052 cubic metres (6 volumes, 1 plan)

Name of creator(s): St Nicholas Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish councils 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 Nicholas parish comprising copy of tithe plan and apportionment, 1838 [copied 1980]; assistant overseer's rate book, 1919-1925; assistant overseer's receipt and payment book, 1907-1927; Parish Council minute book, 1894-1950; Parish Council receipt and payment books, 1920-1970.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged by deposit

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 from various sources, [1970]-[1983].



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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