Barry Urban District Council, Records

Scope and Content

Provisional Orders

Administrative / Biographical History

Barry Urban District Council was formed in 1894, later becoming a municipal borough that comprised Barry, Cadoxton-juxta-Barry, Merthyr Dyfan and parts of Penmark, Porthkerry and Sully. In 1974, it was abolished and its functions taken over by the Vale of Glamorgan District Council and South Glamorgan County Council.

Arrangement

Order at time of deposit retained

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by a private individual, Feb 2018

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by H Thomas for Glamorgan Archives

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

Unknown.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected