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Petition of the town of Newport for city status, 1994

Reference code(s): GB 0218 Misc. MSS. 2018

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Petition of the Town of Newport for city status, 1994

Short Title: Petition of the town of Newport for city status, 1994

Creation date(s): 1994

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (1 item)

Name of creator(s): Newport County Borough Council (1974-1996)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The county borough of Newport applied for city status in 1994 and 2000. It was granted city status in 2002 to mark Queen Elizabeth II's Golden Jubilee.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Petition of the town of Newport to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty in Council to confer city status, 14 March 1994.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in 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: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: A further petition for city status is Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS. 2019.

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 to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Petitions | Wales | Newport

Personal names

Corporate names
Newport (Wales) | County Borough Council

Places
Newport (Wales)

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