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Gwent Archives
Penrhos civil parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D606

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Penrhos Civil Parish Records

Short Title: Penrhos civil parish records

Creation date(s): 1808-1862, [late 20th century]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (2 items)

Name of creator(s): Penrhos Civil Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: Prior to 1894, monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rates, and local issues. Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Penrhos parish was in the county of Monmouthshire until 1974.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Penrhos parish, 1808-[late 20th century], consisting of parish meeting minute book, 1808-1862; photocopy of parish meeting minute book, 1862-1894, [late 20th century].


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

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.


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 Rev. R. Newman, Vicar of Dingestow with Penrhos, Monmouthshire, 1967.


Related material: Records of Penrhos Parish Council are Gwent Record Office, D3878.


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, Documents deposited in Monmouthshire Record Office by Rev. Robin Newman, Vicar of Dingestow with Penrhos, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006

Parishes (Local government) | Wales | Penrhos (Monmouthshire)
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