Powys County Archives Office

Crickhowell Parish and Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/14

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Title: Crickhowell Parish and Community Council Records

Short title: Crickhowell Parish and Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1888-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Crickhowell Parish Council; Crickhowell 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. Crickhowell is a parish in Powys and was formerly in the county of Brecknockshire.


Scope and content: Records of Crickhowell Parish and Community Councils, 1888-1989, including financial records, 1899-1977; burial board records, 1888-1979; correspondence, 1933-1989; declarations of acceptance of office, 1946-1987; minutes, 1894-1979; planning records, 1974-1989.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Accounts; Burials; Correspondence; Declarations; Minutes; Planning; 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.
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: Source not recorded


Related units of description: Further records of Crickhowell Parish and Community Councils are Powys County Archives Service, B/D/LBY.


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, Crickhowell 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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