Powys County Archives Office
Powys Rural Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 P/RC
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
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.
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
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
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
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