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Llangennith Parish Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 P 109

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Llangennith Parish Council Records

Short Title: Llangennith Parish Council records

Creation date(s): 1847-2000

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (13 vols, 1 plan, 1 paper)

Name of creator(s): Llangennith Parish Council; Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton Community Council

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894, taking over responsibilities from parish vestry meetings. The records can include minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Llangennith Parish Council, in Glamorgan, was replaced by Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton Community Council, in West Glamorgan, now in Swansea.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Llangennith Parish Council and Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton Community Council, 1847-2000, including minute books, 1920-2000; financial records, 1920-1925; tithe plan and apportionment, 1847.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Tithe records; Llangennith Parish Council Minute books; Parish hall committee ledgers; Ephemera; Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton Community Council minutes.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: The estate copy of the Tithe award is West Glamorgan Archive Service, D/D P 838.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Llangennith Parish Council, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Llangennith (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives
Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton (Wales). | Community Council | Archives
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Llangennith
Tithes | Wales | Llangennith

Personal names

Corporate names
Great Britain | Tithe Commissioners
Llangennith (Wales) | Parish Council
Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton (Wales) | Community Council

Places
Cheriton (Swansea, Wales)
Llangennith (Wales)
Llanmadoc (Wales)

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