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Powys County Archives Office
Brecknock District Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/DC

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Brecknock District Council Records

Short Title: Brecknock District Council records

Creation date(s): 1973-1996

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 2.5 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Brecknock District Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Brecknock District Council was established in 1974 as one of the districts of the new county of Powys. It had responsibilities for public health, housing, planning, leisure, parks and recreation, cemeteries, libraries and museums. The Council was abolished after local government reorganisation in 1996.


Scope and content/abstract: Minute books and indexes of Brecknock District Council, 1973-1996.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: Powys Archive Office restrictions, relating to data protection, apply

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the Powys County Archives Service.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Powys County Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred from Powys County Council on 9/2/04; Accession 1509



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The Council existed as a Shadow Authority from 1973.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Brecknock District Council, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2005

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