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Llanddowror Parish Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANDDOWROR PCL

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Title: Llanddowror Parish Council Records

Short title: Llanddowror Parish Council records

Dates of creation: 1845-1980 (accumulated 1894-1980)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.10 cubic metres; two volumes

Name of creator(s): Llanddowror Parish Council


Administrative and biographical history: Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Part of Laugharne parish became a ward of Llanddowror Parish Council under the County of Carmarthen Review Order, 1935.


Scope and content: Records of Llanddowror Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1845-1980, including minute books, 1895-1974; correspondence, 1948-1979; copy letter books, 1951-1979; financial records, 1944-1980; and maps and plans, 1845-1967.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minute books; correspondence; financial; miscellaneous; and maps and plans.

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 Rev. W. Harry, formerly Clerk to Llanddowror Parish Council, Narberth, in September, 1960 and in June, 1983.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes earlier map 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 Llanddowror 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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