Powys County Archives Office

Ystradgynlais Higher Parish and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/7

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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

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. Ystradgynlais is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Brecknockshire.

CONTENT

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

Language/script: English

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.
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: Source not recorded

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 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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Ystradgynlais

Ystradgynlais (Wales). | Community Council | Archives

Ystradgynlais (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Community Council

Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Parish council

Places

Ystradgynlais