Powys County Archives Office

Powys Rural Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 P/RC

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Title: Powys Rural Council Records

Short title: Powys Rural Council, records

Dates of creation: 1931-1979

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: Information to be found out

Name of creator(s): Powys Rural Council

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: In 1976 the Association of Local Councils, Powys Rural Council, was formed. It was then replacing the rural community councils of Brecknockshire, Radnorshire and Montgomeryshire. The records relate to the village halls in Powys.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records relating to the Powys Rural Council, 1931-1979, including records, mainly minutes, relating to the Association of Local Councils, 1976-1979, records relating to village and community halls in Powys, 1931-1978, records relating to community halls in Brecknockshire, 1940-1977; records relating to community halls in Montgomeryshire, 1931-1975; records relating to community halls in Radnorshire, 1935-1978; and miscellaneous material relating to village halls, 1948-1959.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: records relating to the Association of Local Councils; and records relating to village and community halls.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Office, Powys Rural Council; Powys Village Halls website (education.powys.gov.uk), viewed 22 March 2005.

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

Date(s) of description: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Brecknock (Wales). | Rural Community Council | Archives

Community life | Wales | Powys

Halls | Wales | Powys

Montgomeryshire (Wales). | Rural Community Council | Archives

Powys (Wales). | Rural Council | Archives

Radnorshire (Wales). | Rural Community Council | Archives

Villages | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Brecknock (Wales) | Rural Community Council

Montgomeryshire (Wales) | Rural Community Council

Powys (Wales) | Rural Council

Radnorshire (Wales) | Rural Community Council

Places

Breconshire

Montgomeryshire

Powys

Radnorshire