Llanelli Rural District Council Records

Scope and Content

Records of Llanelli Rural District Council, Carmarthenshire, [mid 20th century], including records and relating to Llanelli rural parish electoral divisions. Additional deposits c2000 - records found in the attic of Cydweli Library - all unlisted including minutes c1930-1960 and correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

Llanelli Rural District Council was established by the Local Government Act 1894; it was abolished in 1974.



Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Not known


Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Llanelli Rural 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

Custodial History

Records of Llanelli Rural District Council found in the fumigation cupboard Carmarthenshire Record Office, in July 1990.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names