Powys County Archives Office

Tawe Uchaf Community Council Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/PC/15

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Title: Tawe Uchaf Community Council Records

Short title: Tawe Uchaf Community Council records

Dates of creation: 1894-2004

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.4 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Ystradgynlais Higher Parish Council; Ystradgynlais Higher Community Council; Tawe Uchaf Community Council


Administrative and biographical history: Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894; their records include minute, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Tawe Uchaf Community Council was created from Ystradgynlais Higher Community Council in 1986. Ystradgynlais Higher is a parish in Powys, formerly in the county of Brecknockshire.


Scope and content: Records of Tawe Uchaf Community Council and predecessor bodies, 1894-2004, including minutes, 1894-1993; financial records, 1972-1991; correspondence, 1975-2004; and planning records, 1955-2004.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Attendance register; Financial records; Correspondence; Planning records; 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 not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited between 1992-2004


Related units of description: Further records of Ystradgynlais Parish and Community Councils are Powys County Archives Service, B/PC/7


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, Tawe Uchaf 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



Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Ystradgynlais

Tawe Uchaf (Wales). | Community Council | Archives

Ystradgynlais (Wales). | Community Council | Archives

Ystradgynlais (Wales). | Parish Council | Archives

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Corporate names

Tawe Uchaf (Wales) | Community Council

Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Community Council

Ystradgynlais (Wales) | Parish council


Tawe Uchaf