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Gwent Archives
Monmouthshire Court of Sewers and the Monmouthshire Drainage Board Records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D2282

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Monmouthshire Court of Sewers and the Monmouthshire Drainage Board records

Short Title: Monmouthshire Court of Sewers and the Monmouthshire Drainage Board Records

Creation date(s): 1830-1950

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 15 items

Name of creator(s): Caldicot & Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Caldicot & Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board was an autonomous Statutory Land Drainage Authority designated under the Land Drainage Act of 1991 & (1994). The Board was established on 15th November 1942 replacing the Monmouthshire Commissioners of Sewers which were established in 1884, and the Monmouthshire Court of Sewers in 1531.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: books of reference to maps, surveys and valuation, 1830-1887; minute books, 1946-1950; ledgers, 1927-1944; cash book, 1936-1943; account statements, 1922-1938; collection books, 1931-1947.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into: book of reference to maps, surveys and valuation; minute books; ledgers; cash books; account statements; collection books.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Caldicot and Wentlloog Drainage Board, 2 North Street, Newport, 1984.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Additional deposit-see D.695, D.1365

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of the Records of the Monmouthshire Court of Sewers and the Monmouthshire Drainage Board; Caldicot & Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board (www.severnestuary.net) viewed 21 May 2004.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Caldicot & Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board | Records and correspondence
Drainage | Wales | Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire (Wales) | Commissioners of Sewers | Records and correspondence
Monmouthshire (Wales). | Court of Sewers | Records and correspondence
Sewage disposal | Wales | Monmouthshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Caldicot and Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board
Monmouthshire (Wales) | Commissioners of Sewers
Monmouthshire (Wales) | Court of Sewers

Places
Monmouthshire (Wales)

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