Powys County Archives Office
Llanbister Parish and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/PC/16
Title: Llanbister Parish and Community Council Records
Short title: Llanbister Parish and Community Council Records
Dates of creation: 1885-1993
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)
Name of creator(s): Llanbister Parish Council; Llanbister 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. Llanbister is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Radnorshire.
Scope and content: Records of Llanbister Parish and Community Councils, 1885-1993, including minutes, 1894-1970; financial records, 1895-1983; declarations of acceptance of office, 1895-1991; charity and poor relief records, 1898-1997; planning applications, 1974-1991; correspondence, 1907-1993; miscellaneous, 1885-1983.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Receipts and payment accounts; Financial statements; Declaration of acceptance of office; Dole, Williams and Meredith charities and overseers of the poor; Planning; Correspondence; 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 in 1994
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, Llanbister 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; amended October 2006