Llanddowror Parish Council Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Llanddowror Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1845-1980, including minute books, 1895-1974; correspondence, 1948-1979; copy letter books, 1951-1979; financial records, 1944-1980; and maps and plans, 1845-1967.

Administrative / Biographical History

Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. Part of Laugharne parish became a ward of Llanddowror Parish Council under the County of Carmarthen Review Order, 1935.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following: minute books; correspondence; financial; miscellaneous; and maps and plans.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Rev. W. Harry, formerly Clerk to Llanddowror Parish Council, Narberth, in September, 1960 and in June, 1983.

Note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llanddowror 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 not expected

Geographical Names