Denbighshire Record Office

Esclusham Above Parish Council and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0209 PCD/31

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Title: Esclusham Above Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short title: Esclusham Above Parish Council and Community Council, records

Dates of creation: 1895-1987

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.057 cubic metres (17 items)

Name of creator(s): Esclusham Above Parish Council; Esclusham Above Community 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. Esclusham Above Parish Council was located in the county of Denbighshire until 1974, when its roles were taken over by Esclusham Above Community Council and Denbighshire became part of Clwyd. It is now in Wrexham County Borough.


Scope and content: Records of Esclusham Above Parish Council and Community Council, 1895-1987, including minutes, 1895-1987; and receipts and payment accounts, 1936-1985.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into: minutes, councillors' declarations of acceptance of office,accounts of receipts and payments and postage book.

Conditions governing access: Access to some documents within this collection may be restricted due to 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.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Denbighshire Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr D. N. Kenrick, Clerk to Esclusham Above Community Council, Bersham, Clwyd; Mrs E. M. Charlton, Clerk to Esclusham Above Community Council, Wrexham, Clwyd, 1988, 1990.



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, Esclusham Above 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



Esclusham Above (Wales). | Community Council | Records and correspondence

Esclusham Above (Wales). | Parish Council | Records and correspondence

Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Esclusham Above

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Esclusham Above (Wales) | Community Council

Esclusham Above (Wales) | Parish Council


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