Plas Newydd Collection of Anglesey County Council Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Material relating to Local Authorities Restructuring and Planning, 1952 - 1980; Anglesey County Council records, 1942 - 1968, including agendas, 1950 - 1967, income and expenditure, 1951 - 1968, water authority, 1950 - 1965, housing, 1945 - 1959, education, 1950 - 1960, War Agricultural Executive Committee, 1944 - 1951, Anglesey Medical Officer of Health and other health records, 1950 - 1965, and civil defence, 1942 - 1966; Wylfa nuclear power station, 1959 - 1964; sales catalogues, 1887 - 1920; and miscellaneous, 1942 - 1966.

Administrative / Biographical History

Archivists based at Plas Newydd, Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll, Anglesey, working for the University College of North Wales Archives Department, catalogued a group of material derived from Anglesey County Council (abolished 1974). The source of the material is not recorded. Some later items derive from Arfon Borough Council.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following: local authority restructuring and planning; Anglesey County Council, subdivided into agendas, annual estimates of income and expenditure, water authority, housing, education, War Agricultural Executive Committee, health, civil defence; Wylfa nuclear power station; sales catalogues; and miscellaneous.

Conditions Governing Access

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Community Project scheme, October 1983.

Note

Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)

Other Finding Aids

Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifau Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da /Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, Catalogue, Plas Newydd Papers; h2g2 website (www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/alabaster/A650530), viewed 26 June 2003.

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

This collection was catalogued by a Community Project scheme working for the UCNW Archives Department based at Plas Newydd.

Accruals

Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further papers are Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, WCC, WCM, Anglesey County Council, Miscellaneous and Minutes