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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Glamorgan County Council, Clerk's Department, additional records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 GCC/C

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Glamorgan County Council Clerk's Department Records (Additional)

Short Title: Glamorgan County Council, Clerk's Department, additional records

Creation date(s): 1939-1973

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): Glamorgan County Council Clerk's Department

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Glamorgan County Council was established in 1889. The Clerk of the Peace, a solicitor who had provided the necessary administrative support for the Quarter Sessions, became County Clerk. Over time the Clerk's duties increased and a distinct Clerk's Department evolved. The Council was abolished in 1974.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Diaries including lists of County Councillors, Committees and officers, 1939-1973; copy of the Council's coat of arms, granted in 1950, [n. d.]; statements of Gower and Pontardawe District Councils relating to the production of the 1971 definitive right of way map, 1970.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: diaries; coat of arms; statements.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: The main body of Glamorgan County Council records are Glamorgan Record Office, Glamorgan County Council. Further County Council records are in West Glamorgan Archives Service.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Glamorgan County Council; Glamorgan Record Office, Glamorgan County Council departmental records, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Glamorgan (Wales). | County Council | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Glamorgan (Wales) | County Council
Glamorgan (Wales) | County Council. | Clerk's Dept.

Places
Glamorgan (Wales)

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