Pembrokeshire Water Board Records

Scope and Content

Records of the Pembrokeshire Water Board, 1962-1974; minutes, 1962-1974; and abstract of accounts, 1964-1965.

Administrative / Biographical History

The River Boards Act 1948, provided that the whole of England and Wales should be covered by water boards. The Pembrokeshire Water Board was active between 1948 and 1974. The Water Board took over the powers under existing legislation of catchment boards, fishing boards and pollution prevention authorities.


Arranged into the following: minutes and abstracts of accounts.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Parts deposited by H. Thomson, Clerk and Treasurer in April 1974; transferred from Modern Records in December 1980; and donated by Andrew Roberts in February 1991.


Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Pembrokeshire Water Board, catalogue; Bopcris website (, viewed 12 May 2005.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names