Denbighshire Record Office

Esclusham Below Parish Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0209 PCD/32

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Title: Esclusham Below Parish Council Records

Short title: Esclusham Below Parish Council records

Dates of creation: 1917-1969

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.019 cubic metres (24 items)

Name of creator(s): Esclusham Below Parish Council


Administrative and biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records can include books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Esclusham Below Parish Council was located in the county of Denbighshire until 1974, when its roles were taken over by Esclusham Below Community Council and Denbighshire became part of Clwyd; it is now in Wrexham County Borough.


Scope and content: Records of Esclusham Below Parish Council, 1917-1969, including minute books, 1917-1966; and receipts and payment accounts, 1938-1969.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minute books; Parochial Committee minute book; Parish Institute Committee minute books; War Memorial Committee minute book; Account book of receipts and payments; and Financial statements.

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 the Clerk to Esclusham Below Parish Council, Clwyd, 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, Esclusham Below 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



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