Powys County Archives Office
Llanhamlach Parish and Community Council Records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/11
Title: Llanhamlach Parish and Community Council Records
Short title: Llanhamlach Parish and Community Council records
Dates of creation: 1849-1986
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 2 items - part of a box
Name of creator(s): Llanhamlach Parish Council; Llanhamlach 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. They took over some of the highways responsibilities of the Courts of Quarter Sessions. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Llahamlach Community was amalgamated with Llanfrynach Community Council in 1986. Llanhamlach was a parish in Powys, and formerly in the county of Brecknockshire.
Scope and content: Records of Llanhamlach Parish and Community Councils, 1849-1986, consisting of minutes, 1954-1986; and Surveyor of Highways accounts book, 1849-1878.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: highways; and 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: Transfer by Llanfrynach Community Council on 15/6/90; accession 519
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. the archive includes earlier records accumulated by the Councils.
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, Llanhamlach 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