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Gwent Archives
Grosmont parish and borough records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D723

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Grosmont Parish (Civil) Records and Borough Records

Short Title: Grosmont parish and borough records

Creation date(s): 1703-1901

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (3 items)

Name of creator(s): Grosmont Civil Parish; Grosmont Borough


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. The borough and parish of Grosmont were in Monmouthshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Grosmont Borough and Civil Parish, 1703-1901, including Borough minutes, 1703-1860; parish meeting book, 1850-1901.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Borough of Grosmont minutes; Grosmont Parish meeting book.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Register of Archives.


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. A. W. Moldwn, Rector of Grosmont and Chairman of Grosmont Parish Meeting.



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, Grosmont, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006

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