Cwmamman Urban District Council Records

Scope and Content

Records of the Cwmamman Urban District Council, Carmarthenshire, 1912-1974, including council minute books, 1912-1963; committee minute books, 1921-1945; rating committee book, 1927-1934; registers of seals, 1954-1974; and ledger, 1924-1934.

Administrative / Biographical History

Urban district councils existed from 1894, when the Local Government Act 1894 established urban districts, until 1974. Cwmamman UDC covered the area to the east of Ammanford, Carmarthenshire (Garnant and Glanaman).


Arranged in chronological order.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Transferred by Mr M. J. Evans, Dinefwr Borough Council, in September, 1977 and deposited by Lynne Davies, Swansea, in March 1989.


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