Reference code(s): GB 0214 P26
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Ystradowen Civil Parish Records
Short Title: Ystradowen civil parish records
Creation date(s): 1785-1895
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (4 volumes, 1 plan, 37 papers and 17mm)
Name of creator(s): Ystradowen 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.
Scope and content/abstract: Records of Ystradowen parish comprising overseers account books, 1785-1895; agricultural notebook, 1873-1891; tithe plan and apportionment, 1848; bastardy bonds, 1793-1813; charity records, 1858-1893; churchwardens rates, 1860-1867; miscellaneous papers, 1842-1892.
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 http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by private individuals, 1948-1966.
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris and amended by Annabel Wickham 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: February 2006