Powys County Archives Office

Charity Commission Accounts, Montgomeryshire

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/CYC

Held at:

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

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Charity accounts for parishes in Montgomeryshire, [19th century]-[20th century].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited, [1984]-[1985].

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Charities | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Great Britain | Charity Commission

Places

Montgomeryshire