West Glamorgan Archive Service

Lliw Valley Petty Sessions

Reference code(s): GB 0216 PS Lli

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Title: Lliw Valley Petty Sessions

Short title: Lliw Valley Petty Sessions

Dates of creation: 1974-1992

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: approximately 12 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Lliw Valley Petty Sessions


Administrative and biographical history: Lliw Valley Petty Sessions Division was established in 1974 by the amalgamation of the Pontardawe and Swansea Hundred divisions. There were two courts, sitting at Gowerton and Pontardawe. In 1996 the courts at Pontardawe and Gowerton were closed and the Lliw Valley Division was merged with Swansea Division.


Scope and content: GOWERTON COURT: Minute books 1974-1984; court Registers 1974-1984; Other records, 1974-1983. PONTARDAWE COURT: Minute books 1974-1986; Court Registers 1974-1992; Enforcement registers (recording fines and fees) 1987-1991


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged by court into minute books, court registers and other records.

Conditions governing access: Items within this collection which contain information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy catalogue at item level is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service, and an online version is on the West Glamorgan Archive Service website.
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Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service not to disclose the identities of depositors.


Related units of description: See also the records of Llangyfelach Petty Sessions (P/S Lf), Pontardawe Petty Sessions (P/S Pd) and Swansea Hundred Petty Sessions (P/S S), at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Andrew Dulley, West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: January 2009



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