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Tythegston civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P88

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Tythegston Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Tythegston civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1768-1984

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.085 cubic metres (5 volumes)

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


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 Tythegston parish comprising road accounts, 1768-1800; parochial committee minute book, 1911-1931; Parish Council minute books, 1925-1974; Tythegston Higher Community Council minutes book, 1974-1984; Parish Council receipt and payment books, 1935-1974; Parish Council minutes and accounts relating to the festival of Wales and the investitute of the Prince of Wales, 1958-1969; records relating to Cefn Cribbwr Welfare and Public Hall, 1923-1971; annotated ordnance survey, 1949; copy of tithe plan and apportionment, c. 1840 [copied 1980]; Cefn Cribbwr: Chronicle of a Village, 1980.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by series

Conditions governing access: Items containing information on named individuals maybe restricted in accordance with Data Protection 1998.

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]-[1986].


Existence and location of originals: The diocesan copy of the Tythegston tithe plan and apportionment, from which the parish copy is taken, is deposited with the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.


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

Tythegston (Wales) | Archives
Tythegston (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives
Tythegston Higher (Wales). | Community Council | Archives

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Tythegston (Wales) | Parish Council
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