Llangadog Parish Council and Community Council Records

Scope and Content

Minute books, 1894-1986; records relating to councillors, 1894-1973; correspondence, 1942-1979; financial records, 1896-1978; tithe records, 1841-1960; poor law material, 1920-1925; roll of honour, Carmarthen County War Memorial, 1918; printed material, 1933; and printed material, 1932-1936.

Administrative / Biographical History

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 minutes; councillors; correspondence; financial; tithe; poor law/rate; roll of honour; printed material; local government acts for parish councils; and Hadden's overseers handbook.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr Fred Rees, Clerk to Llangadog Community Council, March, 1993.


Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llangadog Parish 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