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Powys County Archives Office
Tawe Uchaf Community Council records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/15

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Tawe Uchaf Community Council Records

Short Title: Tawe Uchaf Community Council records

Creation date(s): 1894-2004

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.4 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Ystradgynlais Higher Parish Council; Ystradgynlais Higher Community Council; Tawe Uchaf Community Council


Administrative/Biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894; their records include minute, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Tawe Uchaf Community Council was created from Ystradgynlais Higher Community Council in 1986. Ystradgynlais Higher is a parish in Powys, formerly in the county of Brecknockshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Tawe Uchaf Community Council and predecessor bodies, 1894-2004, including minutes, 1894-1993; financial records, 1972-1991; correspondence, 1975-2004; and planning records, 1955-2004.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Attendance register; Financial records; Correspondence; Planning records; Miscellaneous

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 not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited between 1992-2004


Related material: Further records of Ystradgynlais Parish and Community Councils are Powys County Archives Service, B/PC/7


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

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, Tawe Uchaf Community Council, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2005

Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Ystradgynlais
Tawe Uchaf (Wales). | Community Council | Archives
Ystradgynlais (Wales). | Community Council | Archives
Ystradgynlais (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Tawe Uchaf (Wales) | Community Council
Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Community Council
Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Parish council

Tawe Uchaf (Wales)
Ystradgynlais (Wales)

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