Denbighshire Record Office

Gwytherin Parish Council and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0209 PCD/36

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Title: Gwytherin Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short title: Gwytherin Parish Council and Community Council, records

Dates of creation: 1832-1983

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 5 items

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


Scope and content: Records of Gwytherin Parish Council and Community Council, 1832-1983, including minutes, 1891-1983; and receipt and payment books, 1956-1983.


Language/script: English, Welsh

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 Welsh 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 R. E. Williams, Gwytherin, Clwyd, 1983.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The archive includes some earlier material accumulated by the Council.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Catalogue, Gwytherin Parish Council Records.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: May 2004



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