Cilymaenllwyd Parish Council Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Cilymaenllwyd and Llanglydwen Parish Councils, Carmarthenshire, 1895-1974, including minute book relating to Llanglydwen, 1895-1935; and minute books relating to Cilmaenllwyd, 1894-1974.

Administrative / Biographical History

Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. The records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974. Cilymaenllwyd and Llanglydwen had separate parish councils until 1935, when they were merged into Cilymaenllywd.

Arrangement

Arranged into Llanglydwen minute book; and Cilymaenllwyd minute books.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr J. D. Morris, Clerk to Cilymaenllwyd Community Council, in 1998.

Note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Cilymaenllwyd Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998); Jackon, Eric, W., The Structure of Local Government in England and in Wales (London 1949).

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

Accruals

Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names