Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Llangyndeyrn Parish Council and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 LLANGYNDEYRN PC, Add and CC

Held at:

Title: Llangyndeyrn Parish Council and Community Council Records

Short title: Llangyndeyrn Parish Council and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1894-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.45 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Llangyndeyrn Parish Council and 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. Llangyndeyrn Parish Council subscribed to Open Space magazine (Journal of the Open Spaces Society, formerly Commons, Open Spaces and Footpaths Preservation Society).


Scope and content: Minute books, 1894-1974; declarations of acceptance of office, 1894-1970; financial material, 1962-1974; correspondence books, 1956-1974; parish council correspondence, [1950s]-1974; various correspondence, 1965-1973; records relating to lighting schemes, 1966-1974; cricket scorebook, 1925-1927; Llangyndeyrn Parish Council minute book, 1968-1973; papers and circulars relating to the Dyfed Association of Local Councils and the Society of Local Council Clerks, 1980-1981; notices and other papers concerning the election of community councillors, 1976-1981; receipts and payment books, 1974-1982; Open Space magazine, 1969-1985; and correspondence relating to the County Council, 1982-1988.


Language/script: English, Welsh

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 expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by A. V. Rowlands, Clerk to Llangyndeyrn Community Council, Pontiets, and Mr A. V. Rowlands, Clerk to the Llangyndeyrn Community Council, Pontiets, between 1976 and 1989.



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 Llangynderyrn 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: October 2003



Llangyndeyrn (Wales). | Community Council | Records and correspondence

Llangyndeyrn (Wales). | Parish Council | Records and correspondence

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Llangyndeyrn (Wales) | Community Council

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