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Powys County Archives Office
Cemmaes Parish and Community Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/PC/12

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Cemmaes Parish and Community Council Records

Short Title: Cemmaes Parish and Community Council records

Creation date(s): 1764-1987

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Cemmaes Parish Council; Cemmaes Community Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894; their records include minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Cemmaes was merged into Glantwymyn Community Council in 1987. Cemmaes is a parish in Powys, formerly in the county of Montgomeryshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Cemmaes Parish and Community Councils, 1764-1987, including minutes, 1894-1980; vestry and parish meeting minutes, 1764-1917; letter books, financial records, 1895-1987; rates records, 1894-1973; declarations of acceptance of office by councillors, 1894-1974.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Correspondence; Accounts; Rates; Declarations

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

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: Deposited 1988, 1989



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: Powys County Archives Service, Cemmaes [Cemais] Parish/Community Council : Cyngor Plwyf/Cymuned Cemais, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2005

Cemmaes (Wales). | Community Council | Archives
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