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Powys County Archives Office
Montgomeryshire British Legion, minutes

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/SOC/16

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Montgomeryshire British Legion Minutes

Short Title: Montgomeryshire British Legion, minutes

Creation date(s): 1930-2000

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (14 volumes)

Name of creator(s): [Montgomeryshire British Legion]


Administrative/Biographical history: The Royal British Legion, known as the British Legion between 1921 and 1971, was formed to provide support for British ex-Servicemen. It has over 4000 branches throughout Britain, including a Montgomeryshire Branch and Llandrinio Branch.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Montgomeryshire British Legion, 1930-2000, including County Committee minutes, 1930-1990; minutes of the Llandrinio Branch, 1945-2000, and Entertainment Committee, 1946-1996.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: county committee; Llandrinio branch.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.


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: Powys County Archives Service, Montgomeryshire British Legion, catalogue; The Royal British Legion website (, viewed 24 February 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2005

Ex-service men | Wales | Powys | Societies, etc.
Royal British Legion. | Llandrinio Branch | Archives
Royal British Legion. | Montgomeryshire | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Royal British Legion | Llandrinio Branch
Royal British Legion | Montgomeryshire

Llandrinio (Wales)
Montgomeryshire (Wales)
Powys (Wales)

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