Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Llansteffan Parish Council and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANSTEFFAN PC & CC

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Title: Llansteffan Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short title: Llansteffan Parish Council and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1822-1991

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.12 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Llansteffan 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 Llansteffan Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1822-1974, including minute books, 1822-1954; title deeds, 1960-1980; financial records, 1896-1986; correspondence, 1920-1991; and notices of Community Council meetings, 1973-1982.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; title deeds; financial; correspondence; and community council meetings, 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.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by T. D. Hesford, Mrs Lowden and Alison Smith, clerks to Llansteffan Community Council between 1976 and 1992.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes earlier records 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 Llansteffan Parish Council and Community 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



Llansteffan (Carmarthenshire, Wales). | Community Council | Records and correspondence

Llansteffan (Carmarthenshire, Wales). | Parish Council | Records and correspondence

Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Llansteffan (Carmarthenshire)

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Llansteffan (Carmarthenshire, Wales) | Community Council

Llansteffan (Carmarthenshire, Wales) | Parish Council