Llanddeusant Parish Council and Community Council Records

Scope and Content

Records of Llanddeusant Parish Council and Llanddeusant Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1894-1977, including minute books, 1894-1977; book of declarations of acceptance by parish councillors, 1894-1973; rate precept book, 1895-1963; treasurer's receipts and payments book, 1895-1964; and petty cash books, 1896-1966.

Administrative / Biographical History

Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr L. Lewis, Clerk to the Council, Llandovery, 1981.


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

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are possible