Newcastle Emlyn Parish Council Records

Scope and Content

Records of Newcastle Emlyn Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1895-1979, including council minute book, 1974-1979; account book, 1934-1936; and Kelly's Directory of Monmouthshire and South Wales, 1895.

Administrative / Biographical History

Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr Paul Wilkins, Clerk to Newcastle Emlyn Community Council, September, 1982.


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

Geographical Names