Powys County Archives Office
Ystradgynlais Higher Parish and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/7
Title: Ystradgynlais Higher Parish and Community Council Records
Short title: Ystradgynlais Higher Parish and Community Council records
Dates of creation: 1834-1986
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)
Name of creator(s): Ystradgynlais Higher Parish Council; Ystradgynlais Higher 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. Ystradgynlais is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Brecknockshire.
Scope and content: Records of Ystradgynlais Higher Parish and Community Councils, 1834-1986, including financial records, 1900-1986; letter books, 1952-1985; minutes, 1894-1986; minutes of the Overseer of the Poor, 1834-1894.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Accounts; Correspondence; Minutes
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: Source not recorded
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Ystardgynlais Higher 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