Dolgellau Urban District Council, Electricity Department, Records

Scope and Content

Records of the Dolgellau Urban District Council, Electricity Department, 1935-1946, including sub-station record books, 1935-1945; and supply book counterfoils, 1937-1946.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dolgellau Urban District Council (UDC), Merionethshire, was established under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1894. Among the Council's many responsibilities was the management of electricity supplies.


Arranged chronologically

Access Information

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (Dolgellau) (Z/M/1367), catalogue; Hey, David, Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History (Oxford, 1997).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names