Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Llandyfaelog Parish Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANDYFAELOG
Title: Llandyfaelog Parish Council Records
Short title: Llandyfaelog Parish Council records
Dates of creation: 1782-1956 (accumulated 1894-1956)
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.18 cubic metres; one volume
Name of creator(s): Llandyfaelog Parish Council
Administrative and biographical history: Pre-1894 monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rate books, and accounts. Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974.
Scope and content: Records relating to Llandyfaelog Parish, Carmarthenshire, 1782-1956, including vestry books, 1782-1919; Parish Council minute books, 1894-1948; records relating to the Poor rate, 1839-1926; receipts, 1834-1918; minutes regarding highways, 1835-1851; valuation list, 1897-1922; and maps and plans, 1842-1956.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: vestry books; minute books; poor rate; receipts and miscellaneous; maps and plans; rate books; receipt and payment book; minutes regarding highways; valuation list; and postage 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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by D. L. Williams, Esqre, Cwmffrwd, September, 1962.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Some records pre-date the creation of 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 Llandefeiliog 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