Denbighshire Record Office
Denbigh Conservative Association
Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/80
Title: Denbigh Conservative Association
Short title: Denbigh Conservative Association, records
Dates of creation: 1923-1972
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.133 cubic metres (25 items)
Name of creator(s): Denbigh Division Conservative Association
Administrative and biographical history: The Conservative and Unionist Party is organised locally into Associations, based on parliamentary constituencies. The constituency of Denbigh was created in 1918 from the former Denbighshire East and West Divisions. Reorganisation prior to the 1983 General Election saw most of the Denbigh constituency becoming part of the new Clwyd South-West seat. Denbigh Division Conservative Association was represented on the North Wales Committee of the Wales and Monmouthshire Conservative and Unionist Council.
Scope and content: Records of Denbigh Conservative Association, 1923-1972, comprising minutes, 1923-1961; lists of officers, 1925-1939; press cuttings, 1949-1969; photographs, 1959, 1967; and minutes of the North Wales Committee of the Wales and Monmouthshire Conservative and Unionist Council, 1938-1972.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minute books; lists of officers; press cutting books; photographs; and Wales and Monmouthshire Conservative and Unionist Council.
Conditions governing access: Not to be produced for public inspection without the permission of the depositors or their successors. Access to some documents within this collection may be further 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 at Denbighshire Record Office.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Secretary and Agent, Denbigh Conservative Association, 3 Llewelyn Road, Colwyn Bay, 1974; N. Shepperd, Secretary, 3 Llewelyn Road, COlwyn Bay, 1981.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Denbigh Conservative Association, catalogue; Jones, Beti, Etholiadau'r ganrif, 1885-1997/Welsh elections, 1885-1997 (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 1999).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2004