Powys County Archives Office
Whitton Parish and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/PC/6
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
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.
Scope and content: Records of Whitton Parish and Community Councils, 1843-1985, including minutes, 1894-1985; rates records, 1915-1971.
ACCESS AND USE
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.
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.
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