Reference code(s): GB 0214 DCCB
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Bridgend County Court records
Short Title: Bridgend County Court records
Creation date(s): 1878-1969
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: (12 volumes)
Name of creator(s): Bridgend County Court; Public Record Office, Kew
Administrative/Biographical history: Bridgend County Court records chart the various legal actions taken by the local magistrates in the Bridgend area
Scope and content/abstract: Bridgend County Court records comprising of ordinary actions registers, 1900-1969; default actions registers, 1878-1956
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by record series
Conditions governing access: Items containing information on named Individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act and Record Office policy. Records closed for 75 years from last entry.
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record conditions apply
Finding aids: A detailed list is available at Glamorgan Archives
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Archival history: Former public records from Public Record Office, Kew
Immediate source of acquisition: Gloucester County Record Office, 1989
Note: Bridgend County Court records represent a 10% sample of the original series.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: 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: January 2006