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Llandeilo Rural Parish Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANDEILO RPC

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Title: Llandeilo Rural Parish Council Records

Short title: Llandeilo Rural Parish Council records

Dates of creation: 1894-1957

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.090 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Llandeilo Rural Parish Council


Administrative and biographical history: Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Their records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974. Llandeilo Rural Parish Council co-existed with Llandeilo Rural District Council.


Scope and content: Records of Llandeilo Rural Parish Council, 1894-1957, including parish council minute books, 1894-1947; parish meeting minute book, North ward, 1894-1951; parish meeting minute book, Glynamman ward, 1894-1949; financial statement, receipt and payment books, 1910-1951; declarations of acceptance of office, 1894-1957; report on Carmarthenshire charities, 1895; and map and schedule of rights of way, 1940.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minute books; financial statement books; receipts and payment books; declarations of acceptance of office; charities report; and map and schedule of rights of way.

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, January 1962 (Source not known).



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 Llandeilo Rural Council Records; The National Gazetteer of Wales website (, viewed 29 September 2003; Davies, William, Samuel, W., Llandeilo (Carmarthen 1993).

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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