West Glamorgan Archive Service
West Glamorgan County Council, Registration of Commonland, Gwaun Cae Gurwen, 1988
Reference code(s): GB 0216 WGCC/C/CR
Title: West Glamorgan County Council, Registration of Commonland, Gwaun Cae Gurwen, 1988
Short title: West Glamorgan County Council, registration of commonland, Gwaun Cae Gurwen, records
Dates of creation: 1988-1989
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (1 booklet, 3 files, 15 plans)
Name of creator(s): West Glamorgan County Council
Administrative and biographical history: Under the Commons Registration Act 1965 land that is considered to be free for use of the public is registered with the Chief Commons Commissioner. An investigation into whether land in Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen, part of Penlle'rfedwen and part of Mynydd Uchaf, in Llangiwg, Neath Port Talbot, was common land was made in 1988.
Scope and content: Records relating to the registration of Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen as commonland, 1988-1989.
ACCESS AND USE
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, West Glamorgan County Council, Registration of Commonland, Gwaun Cae Gurwen, 1988, catalogue; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998); Hey, David, Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History, (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1997)
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: August 2005