Powys County Archives Office

Llanfair Caereinion Town Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/PC/5

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Title: Llanfair Caereinion Town Council Records

Short title: Llanfair Caereinion Town Council records

Dates of creation: 1894-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Llanfair Caereinion Town Council


Administrative and biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894; their records include minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish and town councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Some parish and community councils, including Llanfair Caereinion, can bear the title Town Council. Llanfair Caereinion is a parish in Powys, formerly in the county of Montgomeryshire.


Scope and content: Records of Llanfair Caereinion Town Council, 1894-1981, including minute books, 1894-1956; rates records, 1958-1980; financial records, 1945-1981; cemetery records, 1939-1973; correspondence, 1942-1981; miscellaneous, 1978-1980.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Rates; Accounts; Cemetery; Correspondence; Miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: Powys Archive Office restrictions, relating to data protection, apply

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

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


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

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited 1987



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Powys County Archives Service, Llanfair Caereinion Town Council/ Cyngor Tref Llanfair Caereinion, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: March 2005



Llanfair Caereinion (Wales). | Town Council (1894-1974) | Archives

Llanfair Caereinion (Wales). | Town Council (1974-) | Archives

Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Llanfair Caereinion

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Llanfair Caereinion (Wales) | Town Council | (1894-1974)

Llanfair Caereinion (Wales) | Town Council | (1974-)


Llanfair Caereinion