Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Cilycwm Parish Council and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 CILYCWM PC & CC

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Title: Cilycwm Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short title: Cilycwm Parish Council and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1878-1992

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.030 cubic metres; 1 Volume

Name of creator(s): Cilycwm Parish Council and Cilycwm Community Council


Administrative and biographical history: Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.


Scope and content: Records relating to Cilycwm Parish Council and Cilycwm Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1894-1992, including minute books, 1894-1981; burial board cash book, 1878-1894; parish council account of receipts and expenditure, 1895-1950; accounts of receipts and payments, 1947-1992; poor rate collection account, 1919; and list of householders, 1961.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order and poor rate collection account, including a list of householders for 1961 written in the back.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Some earlier records were inherrited by the Parish Council.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Catalogue of Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Cilycwm Parish Council Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of description: September 2003



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