Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Llanarthne Parish Council and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANARTHNE PC
Title: Llanarthne Parish Council and Community Council Records
Short title: Llanarthne Parish Council and Community Council records
Dates of creation: 1890-1992 (accumulated 1894-1992)
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.075 cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Llanarthne Parish Council
Administrative and biographical history: Prior to 1894, monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rates, and local issues. Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.
Scope and content: Records of Llanarthne Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1894-1992, including minute books, 1894-1972; receipt and payment books, 1930-1972; register of mortgages, 1931-1932; register of graves, 1935-1954; valuation list, 1890-1897; advertisment, [c. 1890].
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr H. G. Greville, Clerk to Llanarthne Community Council, March, between 1982 and Mr Owen Davies, Cefneithin, January 1988.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes earlier records and printed material accumulated 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: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llanarthne 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