Llangyndeyrn Parish Council and Community Council Records

Scope and Content

Minute books, 1894-1974; declarations of acceptance of office, 1894-1970; financial material, 1962-1974; correspondence books, 1956-1974; parish council correspondence, [1950s]-1974; various correspondence, 1965-1973; records relating to lighting schemes, 1966-1974; cricket scorebook, 1925-1927; Llangyndeyrn Parish Council minute book, 1968-1973; papers and circulars relating to the Dyfed Association of Local Councils and the Society of Local Council Clerks, 1980-1981; notices and other papers concerning the election of community councillors, 1976-1981; receipts and payment books, 1974-1982; Open Space magazine, 1969-1985; and correspondence relating to the County Council, 1982-1988.

Administrative / Biographical History

Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974. Llangyndeyrn Parish Council subscribed to Open Space magazine (Journal of the Open Spaces Society, formerly Commons, Open Spaces and Footpaths Preservation Society).

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by A. V. Rowlands, Clerk to Llangyndeyrn Community Council, Pontiets, and Mr A. V. Rowlands, Clerk to the Llangyndeyrn Community Council, Pontiets, between 1976 and 1989.


Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llangynderyrn Parish Council and Community Council Records.

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 are expected

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