Powys County Archives Office

Llanhamlach Parish and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/11

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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.


Language/script: English

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.
Detailed catalogue


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



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