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Gwent Archives
Caerleon Local Board, records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 A1202

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Caerleon Local Board Records

Short Title: Caerleon Local Board, records

Creation date(s): 1872-1894

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): Caerleon Local Board


Administrative/Biographical history: Caerleon Local Board was an urban sanitary authority created in Caerleon, Monmouthshire, as a result of the Public Health Act 1872. The Board was responsible for various aspects of public health including sewerage, street cleaning and highways. In 1894 the Local Board became Caerleon Urban District Council.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Caerleon Local Board, 1872-1894.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: To be supplied

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found



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: Gwent Record Office, Caerleon Local Board, 1872-1894, catalogue; Jackson, W. Eric, The Structure of Local Government in England and Wales (London: Longmans, 1949); Powys County Archives Office website (, viewed 29 September 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2005

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