Powys County Archives Office
Charity Commission Accounts, Montgomeryshire
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/CYC
Title: Charity Commission Accounts, Montgomeryshire
Short title: Montgomeryshire Charity Commission accounts
Dates of creation: [19th century]-[20th century]
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (4 boxes)
Name of creator(s): Charity Commission for England and Wales
Administrative and biographical history: The Charity Commission, established under the Charitable Trusts Acts 1853 and 1855, monitors the activities of charities in England and Wales on behalf of the government and receives an annual account from the trustees of every charity.
Scope and content: Charity accounts for parishes in Montgomeryshire, [19th century]-[20th century].
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged alphabetically according to parish
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited, -.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Charity Commission Accounts: Montgomeryshire, catalogue; Powys County Archives Office website (http://archives.powys.gov.uk); Hey, David, The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History (Oxford, 1997).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2005