Llanfihangel Glyn Myfyr Rate Books

Scope and Content

Comprises rate books of Llanfihangel Glyn Myfyr:

  • Poor rate book, 1842-1843
  • Highway rate book, 1883-1884
  • Rate assessment books, 1846-1886

Administrative / Biographical History

The parish of Llanfihangel Glyn Myfyr, north Wales, situated in the counties of Denbighshire (mainly) and Merioneth, was, in common with other parishes, a major instrument of local government and tax collection with responsibility for poor relief, maintenance of highways and law and order, which continued until local government reforms in the late nineteenth century.


Material was received on separate occasions, arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

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Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, May 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 1237-1242, 4211-4212

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Related Material

Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor are the Bob Owen Croesor Papers . A collection level description is available, reference number: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 2093-2105, 5037-5039