Powys County Archives Office

Whitton Parish and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/PC/6

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Title: Whitton Parish and Community Council Records

Short title: Whitton Parish and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1843-1985

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Whitton Parish Council; Whitton Community Council

CONTEXT

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. Whitton is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Radnorshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records of Whitton Parish and Community Councils, 1843-1985, including minutes, 1894-1985; rates records, 1915-1971.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Accounts; Rates; Enclosures; Tithes; Publications; 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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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 Mrs D. M. Mills, 1987.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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, Whitton 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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Whitton

Whitton (Wales). | Community Council | Archives

Whitton (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Whitton (Wales) | Community Council

Whitton (Wales) | Parish Council

Places

Whitton