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Conwy Archive Service
Conwy County Borough Council records

Reference code(s): GB 2008 CO1

Held at: Conwy Archive Service

Title: Conwy County Borough Council Records

Short Title: Conwy County Borough Council records

Creation date(s): 1995-2004

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 2.75 cubic metres (86 boxes, 13 vols)

Name of creator(s): Conwy County Borough Council


Administrative/Biographical history: After a long history as a borough and county borough, Conwy County Borough Council was created in 1996 as part of local government reorganisation. It was formed from the local government areas of Aberconwy and Colwyn Borough Councils, and encompassed parts of the former (pre 1974) counties of Caernarfon and Denbigh. Conwy County Borough Council's records include Aberconwy & Colwyn County Borough Council Shadow Authority records.


Scope and content/abstract: Local government records of Conwy County Borough, Caernarfonshire, 1995-2004, including minute books, 1995-1998; service delivery plans, 1995; agendas, minutes and reports, 1996-2004.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the schedule is available at Conwy Archives Service.

Language codes: engwel


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

Accruals: Accruals are deposited regularly

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Conwy County Borough Council: County Secretary's Department, 2000-2004



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Conwy Archives Service, Conwy County Borough Records; Conwy County Borough website (, viewed 21 October 2003; Taylor, A. J., Conwy Castle and town walls (Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments, 1986); Conwy. A History Trail (Penygroes 1986); Gwynedd Archives Service, Place Index: Restricted List of Place Names; Civic Heraldry of England and Wales website (, viewed 27 October 2003.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003

Conwy (Wales) | Politics and government
Conwy (Wales). | County Borough Council | Records and correspondence

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