Powys County Archives Office

Nantmel Parish and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/PC/4

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Title: Nantmel Parish and Community Council Records

Short title: Nantmel Parish and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1840-1996

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Nantmel Parish Council; Nantmel 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. Nantmel is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Radnorshire.


Scope and content: Records of Nantmel Parish and Community Council, 1840-1996, including minutes, 1894-1978; financial records, 1896-1976; declarations of parish councillors, 1894-1991; records relating to burial ground, 1926-1955; records relating to war memorial, 1972-1979; tithe records, 1840-1922; enclosure records, 1861-1922; records relating to railways, 1895-1899; correspondence, 1974-1994; printed material, 1945-1961; planning applications, 1974-1996; miscellaneous, 1894-1992.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Accounts; Parish councillors; Burial ground and war memorial; Tithes; Enclosures; Railways; Publications and printed material; Correspondence; Planning applications; Miscellaneous

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.
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 in 1987, 1997.



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, Nantmel Parish and 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



Nantmel (Wales). | Community Council | Archives

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Nantmel (Wales) | Community Council

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