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Conwy School Boards (Byrddau Ysgol Conwy) records

Reference code(s): GB 2008 CEB

Held at: Conwy Archive Service

Title: Byrddau Ysgol Conwy/ Conwy School Boards Records

Short Title: Conwy School Boards (Byrddau Ysgol Conwy) records

Creation date(s): 1873-1903

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.45 cubic metres (13 boxes, 6 vols)

Name of creator(s): Byrddau Ysgol Conwy/ Conwy School Boards

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: School Boards were reponsible for providing schools for a parish or group of parishes, following the Education Act 1872. These included the Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board; Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board; Conway School Board; Eidda United District School Board; Llandudno School Board; Llangwstenin School Board; Llanrwst School Board; and Trefriw School Board. Rowen School was transferred to the Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board on 14th August 1873. School Boards handed over their responsibilities to the County Councils in the 1900s.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board, 1873-1903; Conway School Board, 1890-1904; Eidda United District School Board, 1897-1903; Llandudno School Board, 1877-1903; Llangwstenin School Board, 1892-1903; Llanrwst School Board, 1874-1910; and Trefriw School Board, 1898-1903.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board; Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board; Conway School Board; Eidda United District School Board; Llandudno School Board; Llangwstenin School Board; Llanrwst School Board; and Trefriw School Board.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Conwy Archives Service.

Language codes: engwel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history: Acquired from the Byrddau Ysgol Conwy/ Conwy School Boards.

Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred from Gwynedd Archive Service, 2000.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also Conwy Archives Service, CE, Ysgolion Conwy/ Conwy Schools.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Conwy Archives Service, Byrddau Ysgol Conwy/ Conwy School Boards.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
School boards | Wales | Conwy

Personal names

Corporate names
Caerhun, Llanbedr y Cennin and Dolgarrog United District School Board
Conwy School Board
Eidda United District School Board
Llandudno School Board
Llangwstenin National School (Llangwstenin, Wales)
Trefriw School Board

Places
Caerhun (Wales)
Conwy (Wales)
Dolgarrog (Wales)
Llanbedr-y-cennin (Wales)
Llandudno (Wales)
Llangwstenin (Wales)
Ysbyty Ifan (Wales)

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