Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANFIHANGEL RHOS Y CORN PC and CC
Title: Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council Records
Short title: Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council records
Dates of creation: 1868-1982
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.26 cubic metres; two rolls; one volume
Name of creator(s): Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community 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 Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1868-1982, including minute books, 1885-1949; parish council receipt and payment ledgers, 1895-1955; overseers receipt and payment ledgers, 1868-1921; Gwernogle school board records, 1878-1898; rate books, 1885-1925; maps, 1842-1960; correspondence, 1923-1969; financial, 1900-1969; electoral papers, 1931-1970; printed material, 1896-1968; papers and correspondence relating to the administration of Llanfihangel Rhos-y-Corn Community Council, 1974-1982.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into minute books; parish council receipt and payment ledgers; overseers receipt and payment ledgers; Gwernogle School Board Records; rate books; maps; correspondence; financial; electoral; and printed material.
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 R. T. Lenny, Clerk to the Parish Council, May, 1971 and by Mr P. A. Wilde, June, 1990.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The School Board records and some maps 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 Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council Records.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: September 2003