Records of Bryngwyn parish, 1811-1951, and Llanarth parish, 1826-1932.
Bryngwyn and Llanarth Civil Parish Records
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 replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974. The parishes of Bryngwyn and Llanarth were in the county of Monmouthshire. The civil parish of Bryngwyn was abolished in 1935 to create the parish of Llantilio Crossenny.
Arranged into two groups: Group one consists of Bryngwyn parish records; Group two consists of Llanarth parish records.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Rev. I. J. Richards, 1967.
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Bryngwyn Parish Records deposited in Monmouthshire Record Office by Rev. I. J. Richards, catalogue; Llanarth Parish Records deposited in Monmouthshire Record Office by Rev. I. J. Richards, catalogue.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Gwent Record Office.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.
Accruals are not expected