Denbighshire Record Office
Cefn Mawr Parish Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0209 PCD/16
Title: Cefn Mawr Parish Council Records
Short title: Cefn Mawr Parish Council records
Dates of creation: 1894-1960
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.114 cubic metres (57 items)
Name of creator(s): Cefn Mawr Parish Council
Administrative and biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records can 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. Cefn Mawr parish was located in the county of Denbighshire until 1974, when it became Cefn Mawr Community Council and Denbighshire became part of Clwyd. Cefn Mawr is now in Wrexham County Borough. Cefn Mawr parish was part of Wrexham Poor Law Union.
Scope and content: Records of Cefn Mawr Parish Council, 1894-1960, including parish council minutes, 1894-1960; minute books of committees, 1895-1956; financial records, 1906-1944; account books of Cefn parish Soldiers, Sailors and Airmens' War Parcel Fund, 1939-1945; cemetery records, 1947-1952; and correspondence, 1925-1949.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Overseers' minute book and overseers' receipt and payment books, council minutes, financial records and cemetery records.
Conditions governing access: Access to some documents within this collection may be restricted under Data Protection legislation. Please contact Denbighshire Record Office for further information.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Denbighshire Record Office.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Denbighshire Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Clerk to Cefn Mawr Parish Council, Denbighshire, 1974.
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: Denbighshire Record Office, Catalogue, Cefn Mawr Parish Council Records.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: April 2004