Abergwili Civil Parish Council and Community Council Records

Scope and Content

Abergwili Parish Council records and Community Council records, Carmarthenshire, 1889-1981, including Parish Council minute books, 1895-1974; Community Council minute book, 1974-1981; and printed O. S. Maps of Abergwili parish, 1889.

Administrative / Biographical History

Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.


Arranged into the following: minute books; and maps; in chronological order.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr H. Wynne Evans, Clerk to Abergwili Community Council, 1981.


Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Abergwili Civil Parish Council and Community Council Records.

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 have been retained


Accruals are possible

Geographical Names