Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 AMMANFORD UDC
Title: Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council Records
Short title: Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council records
Dates of creation: 1903-1991
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council
Administrative and biographical history: Urban district councils were established under the Local Government Act 1894. The first meeting of Ammanford District Council was held on the 11 May 1903. Prior to that the town was offically known as Cross Inn. Ammanford Urban District Council was abolished and Ammanford Town Council came into existence in 1974.
Scope and content: Records of Ammanford Urban District Council, Carmarthenshire, including UDC minute books, ledgers, wage books and rate books, 1903-1974; records of Ammanford Town Council, 1974-1991; and financial records, 1903-1974.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: records of Ammanford Urban District Council; records of Ammanford Town Council; financial records of Ammanford Urban District Council; Llandilo-fawr Assessment Committee, parish of Ammanford Urban.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the finding aid is available at Carmarthenshire Archies Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Archival history: Stored in a small room in Ammanford Town Hall
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited in 1993 and by Ammanford Town Council, in 1998.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Ammanford Urban District Council and Ammanford Town Council records; website UK Local Government Information (www.gwydir.demon.co.uk), viewed 23 September 2002.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: September 2003