Scope and Content

These are accounts which charities recorded to the Board of Charity Commissioners for England and Wales in accordance with the provisions of the Charitable Trusts Act 1853 (section 61) and the Charitable Trusts Amendment Act 1855 (section 44). The accounts give the names of the charities' governors, trustees or administrators, their endowments, and their receipts and payments. Some accounts are much fuller giving a great deal more information than this.


Arranged alphabetically, by locality

Access Information

Data Protection Act restrictions will apply to any items less than 100 years old that contain personal information as defined by the Act.


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Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Flintshire Record Office. Catalogue is searchable online at:

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Steven Davies for the ANW project

Conditions Governing Use

Usual Copyright restrictions apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

Accounts were rendered to the Board of Charity Commissioners for England and Wales. They were passed to the Public Record Office then transferred in 1984 to Clwyd (now Flintshire) Record Office.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names