Carmarthenshire Archive Service

St Ishmaels Parish Council and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 ST ISHMAELS PC, CC

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Title: St Ishmaels Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short title: St Ishmaels Parish Council and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1946-1985

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.15 Cubic metres

Name of creator(s): St Ishmaels Parish Council; St Ishmaels Community Council


Administrative and biographical history: 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 St Ishmaels Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1946-1985, including minute books, 1946-1987; correspondence, 1967-1981; and financial records, 1952-1980.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minute books; councillors declaration book; correspondence and miscellaneous papers; financial records; Carmarthenshire/Dyfed Association of Community Councils; The National Association of Local Councils; Llanelli Borough Council; Dyfed County Council; Carmarthen Citizen's Advice Bureau; Commons, Open Spaces and Footpaths Preservation Society; Local Government Boundary Commission for Wales; Electricity Consultative Council; miscellaneous publications; and Local Government Boundary Commission for Wales.

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 Mr A. Dark, Clerk, Ferryside, in 1981 and in 1986.



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 St Ishmaels 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



Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | St Ishmael

St Ishmael (Carmarthenshire, Wales). | Community council | Records and correspondence

St Ishmael (Carmarthenshire, Wales). | Parish council | Records and correspondence

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Corporate names

St Ishmael (Carmarthenshire, Wales) | Community Council

St Ishmael (Carmarthenshire, Wales) | Parish Council


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