Llanwinio Parish Council Records

Scope and Content

Records of Llanwinio Parish Council and Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1887-1974; including Llanwinio Parish Council minute books, 1894-1965; receipts and payment accounts, 1896-1962; overseers receipts and payment book, 1887-1906; poor rate books, 1905-1924.

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 Mr G. Blain, Clerk to the Community Council and H. M. Evans, Clerk to the Council, between 1979 and 1995.

Note

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

Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names