Powys County Archives Office
Berriew Parish and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/PC/21
Title: Berriew Parish and Community Council Records
Short title: Berriew Parish and Community Council records
Dates of creation: 1628-1994
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)
Name of creator(s): Berriew Parish Council; Berriew Community 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 councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Berriew is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Montgomeryshire.
Scope and content: Records relating to Berriew Parish and Community Councils, 1628-1994, including minutes, 1955-1987; records of charities, 1628-1994, including minutes, 1879-1967 and financial records, 1859-1992.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Berriew charities
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.
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 in 2000
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, Berriew Parish/ Community Council, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: April 2005