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Cilymaenllwyd Parish Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 CILYMAENLLWYD PC

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Title: Cilymaenllwyd Parish Council Records

Short title: Cilymaenllwyd and Llanglydwen Parish Council records

Dates of creation: 1894-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.030 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Cilymaenllwyd Parish Council and Llanglydwen Parish 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. Cilymaenllwyd and Llanglydwen had separate parish councils until 1935, when they were merged into Cilymaenllywd.


Scope and content: Records of Cilymaenllwyd and Llanglydwen Parish Councils, Carmarthenshire, 1895-1974, including minute book relating to Llanglydwen, 1895-1935; and minute books relating to Cilmaenllwyd, 1894-1974.


Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into Llanglydwen minute book; and Cilymaenllwyd minute books.

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 not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr J. D. Morris, Clerk to Cilymaenllwyd Community Council, in 1998.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Cilymaenllwyd Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998); Jackon, Eric, W., The Structure of Local Government in England and in Wales (London 1949).

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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