Llanddarog Parish Council Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Llanddarog Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1883-1943, including treasurer's receipt and payment book, 1896-1943; and minute book, 1883-1939.

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.

Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs Gealy, Carmarthen, widow of Mr W Gealy, a former Clerk to the Parish Council, March 1982.

Note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llanddarog Parish Council Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998).

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

Accruals are expected

Geographical Names