Powys County Archives Office
New Radnor (Maesyfed) Parish and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/PC/1
Title: New Radnor (Maesyfed) Parish and Community Council Records
Short title: New Radnor (Maesyfed) Parish and Community Council records
Dates of creation: 1894-1988
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)
Name of creator(s): New Radnor Parish Council; New Radnor 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. New Radnor or Maesyfed is a parish in Radnorshire, now Powys.
Scope and content: Records of New Radnor (Maesyfed) Parish and Community Council, 1894-1988, including correspondence, 1894-1980; deeds, 1985-1988; records relating to the National Association of Parish Councils, 1968-1973; records relating to the National Association of Local Councils, 1965-1976; records relating to the Radnorshire Association of Parish Councils, 1951-1972; Radnor/Powys Association of Local Councils, 1975-1977; Radnorshire Rural Community Council records, 1958-1972; planning records, 1969-1981; financial records, 1895-1979; insurance records, 1954-1974; printed material, 1895-1978; New Radnor Charities records, 1832-1982
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into three groups: Group one consists of correspondence, National Association of Parish Councils, Radnorshire Association of Parish Councils, Radnorshire Rural Community Council, planning, finance, insurance, books and pamphlets and other items; Group two consists of a lease; Group three consists of leases
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 by V. H. Jenner, Clerk to New Radnor Community Council, New Radnor, Powys, 1984. Further deposits made 1986, 1988.
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, New Radnor (Maesyfed) Community Council Records, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: April 2005