Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Llanwrda Parish Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANWRDA PC
Title: Llanwrda Parish Council Records
Short title: Llanwrda Parish Council records
Dates of creation: 1801-1965
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.045 cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Llanwrda 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: Civil records of Llanwrda parish, Carmarthenshire, 1801-1965, including account books of the churchwardens, the overseers of the poor, the surveyors of the highways, and rate assessments for the parish, 1818-1828; vestry books, 1938-1894; Parish Council minute books, 1894-1984; notices of appointment of overseers, 1895-1926; and treasurer's receipt and payments book, 1895-1950.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged 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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr R. Rees, Llanwrda between 1981 and 1983.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes parish vestry records pre-dating teh 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 Llanwrda 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