Records of St Clears Parish Council and Town Council, Carmarthenshire, 1853-1996, including acceptances and resignations of office, 1885-1992; rates, 1853-1926; copy letters, 1986-1993; letters received, 1987-1992; letters received, 1993-1996.
St Clears Parish Council Records
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 211 ST CLEARS PC
- Dates of Creation1853-1996 (accumulated 1894-1996)
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.15 cubic metres
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Prior to 1894, monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rates, and local issues. Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils, including St Clears Town Council, replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.
Arranged into the following: acceptances and resignations of office; finance; correspondenc; and official.
Conditions Governing Access
Copy letters closed until 2024; letters received closed until 2023; and letters received closed until 2027.
Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of St Clears Parish Council Records.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records have been retained
Accruals are possible