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Powys County Archives Office
Powys Rural Council, records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 P/RC

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Powys Rural Council Records

Short Title: Powys Rural Council, records

Creation date(s): 1931-1979

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be found out

Name of creator(s): Powys Rural Council

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: In 1976 the Association of Local Councils, Powys Rural Council, was formed. It was then replacing the rural community councils of Brecknockshire, Radnorshire and Montgomeryshire. The records relate to the village halls in Powys.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to the Powys Rural Council, 1931-1979, including records, mainly minutes, relating to the Association of Local Councils, 1976-1979, records relating to village and community halls in Powys, 1931-1978, records relating to community halls in Brecknockshire, 1940-1977; records relating to community halls in Montgomeryshire, 1931-1975; records relating to community halls in Radnorshire, 1935-1978; and miscellaneous material relating to village halls, 1948-1959.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: records relating to the Association of Local Councils; and records relating to village and community halls.

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 Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Office, Powys Rural Council; Powys Village Halls website (education.powys.gov.uk), viewed 22 March 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Brecknock (Wales). | Rural Community Council | Archives
Community life | Wales | Powys
Halls | Wales | Powys
Montgomeryshire (Wales). | Rural Community Council | Archives
Powys (Wales). | Rural Council | Archives
Radnorshire (Wales). | Rural Community Council | Archives
Villages | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names
Brecknock (Wales) | Rural Community Council
Montgomeryshire (Wales) | Rural Community Council
Powys (Wales) | Rural Council
Radnorshire (Wales) | Rural Community Council

Places
Breconshire (Wales)
Montgomeryshire (Wales)
Powys (Wales)
Radnorshire (Wales)

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