Records of Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1868-1982, including minute books, 1885-1949; parish council receipt and payment ledgers, 1895-1955; overseers receipt and payment ledgers, 1868-1921; Gwernogle school board records, 1878-1898; rate books, 1885-1925; maps, 1842-1960; correspondence, 1923-1969; financial, 1900-1969; electoral papers, 1931-1970; printed material, 1896-1968; papers and correspondence relating to the administration of Llanfihangel Rhos-y-Corn Community Council, 1974-1982.
Llanfihangel Rhosycorn Parish Council and Community Council Records
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 211 LLANFIHANGEL RHOS Y CORN PC and CC
- Dates of Creation1868-1982
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.26 cubic metres; two rolls; one volume
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Prior to 1894, monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rates, and local issues. Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.
Arranged into minute books; parish council receipt and payment ledgers; overseers receipt and payment ledgers; Gwernogle School Board Records; rate books; maps; correspondence; financial; electoral; and printed material.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by R. T. Lenny, Clerk to the Parish Council, May, 1971 and by Mr P. A. Wilde, June, 1990.
Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llanfihangel Rhosycorn 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.
All records have been retained
Accruals are possible