Land Tax assessments, Myddfai and Llansadwrn parishes

Scope and Content

Land Tax assessments, 1914-1917, including for land in the parishes of Myddfai and Llansadwrn, Carmarthenshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Land Tax was a national tax levied on landowners from the 1690s. During the 18th century, it evolved into a tax assessed on land, buildings, and various forms of rent. Land Tax was abolished in 1963.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Sergeant L. Walters, 1962.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Small Collections, L-Z; Richards, Melville, Welsh Administrative and Territorial Units (Cardiff 1969).

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.


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