Powys County Archives Office

Presteigne and Kington Registrar Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/G/B

Held at:

Title: Presteigne and Kington Registrar Records

Short title: Presteigne and Kington Registrar records

Dates of creation: 1841-1877

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 1 volume

Name of creator(s): Presteigne and Kington Registrar

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Superintendent Registrar of Presteigne and Kington District maintained a register of marriages in the district, 1844-1877.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Marriage notice book of Superintendent Registrar of Presteigne and Kington District, 1841-1877.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Single item.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the Powys County Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Powys County Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The notice book became incorporated with the records of Rhayader Poor Law Union.

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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: Powys County Archives Service, Board of Guardians, Presteigne Union, catalogue; The History of Poor Law website (http://users.ox.ac.uk/~peter/workhouse/unions.html), viewed 16 February 2005.

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

Date(s) of description: February 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Marriage records | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Presteigne and Kington District Registrar

Places

Presteigne