Records of Port Eynon Parish and Community Councils, 1846-2001, including minutes, 1936-2001; tithe plan and apportionment, 1846.
Port Eynon Parish and Community Council Records
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 216 P/119
- Dates of Creation1846-2001
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description(8 vols, 1 plan)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894, taking over responsibilities from parish vestry meetings. The records can include minute books, financial statements, correspondence, copies of planning applications, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. The parish of Port-Eynon was in the county of Glamorgan, until local government reorganisation in 1974, when it became part of West Glamorgan. Port Eynon Parish Council was replaced by Port Eynon Community Council in 1974.
Arranged into the following: Tithe plan and apportionment; Minutes.
Conditions Governing Access
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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Port Eynon, catalogue.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
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Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.
Accruals are not expected