Powys County Archives Office

Board Of Inland Revenue: Land Tax Assessments Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/LT

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Title: Board Of Inland Revenue: Land Tax Assessments Records

Short title: Board of Inland Revenue: Land Tax Assessments records

Dates of creation: 1947-1949

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium:

Name of creator(s): Board of Inland Revenue


Administrative and biographical history: The Land Tax was a tax dependent upon the area and value of land. Assessments list the names of the owner and occupier of the land, the location of the tenement, the area of land, and the rate due. The assessment and collection of the tax was the responsibility of the Board of Inland Revenue, organised on a county-by-county basis.


Scope and content: Land tax assessments, 1947-1949


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Castle Inn; Alltmawr; Llanwrytd Wells; Gwarafog; Llanafanfawr; Llanfihangel Abergwessin; Llanfihangel Brynpabuan; Llanganten; Llanwrthwl; Llandulas; Beaufort; Crickhowell; Dukestown; Cray; Aberyscir; Garthbrengy; Glyn; Penpont; Cantref; Cathedine; Talachddu

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history: Records deposited 3rd July 1984 by Mr K Mason, curator of Brecknock Museum. These records formed part of a collection left behind in the Old Museum by Breconshire CC. Most were concerned with the Clerk's Department; other groups of records, including these were apparently placed in the care of the Clerk for safe keeping.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Board Of Inland Revenue: Land Tax Assessments Records; Powys County Archives Office website (http://archives.powys.gov.uk), viewed 28 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



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