books of reference to maps, surveys and valuation, 1830-1887; minute books, 1946-1950; ledgers, 1927-1944; cash book, 1936-1943; account statements, 1922-1938; collection books, 1931-1947.
Monmouthshire Court of Sewers and the Monmouthshire Drainage Board records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Caldicot & Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board was an autonomous Statutory Land Drainage Authority designated under the Land Drainage Act of 1991 & (1994). The Board was established on 15th November 1942 replacing the Monmouthshire Commissioners of Sewers which were established in 1884, and the Monmouthshire Court of Sewers in 1531.
Arranged into: book of reference to maps, surveys and valuation; minute books; ledgers; cash books; account statements; collection books.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Caldicot and Wentlloog Drainage Board, 2 North Street, Newport, 1984.
Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of the Records of the Monmouthshire Court of Sewers and the Monmouthshire Drainage Board; Caldicot & Wentloog Levels Internal Drainage Board (www.severnestuary.net) viewed 21 May 2004.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.
Accruals are not expected.