Llangwnnadl Rate Book

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Rate book consisting of important particulars such as to names of farms, tenants, extent of farms, rent, rateable value and signatures of Justices of the Peace.

Administrative / Biographical History

The parish of Llangwnnadl, Caernarfonshire, was, in common with other parishes, a major instrument of local government and tax collection with responsibility for poor relief, maintenance of highways and law and order, which continued until local government reforms in the late nineteenth century.

Arrangement

Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Note

Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan and Elen Wyn Hughes, February 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 492

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.