Caernarfonshire County Court Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Following the County Courts Act, 1846, the Court opened 15 March 1847. The court dealt with civil proceedings only, not criminal cases, and the majority of cases are concerned with debt.

This collection includes Summonses, Ordinary and Default Registers; Workmen's Compensations Act Registers; Tithe Registers; Indexes to Bills of Sale Acts and Deeds of Arrangement Act.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see http://www.conwy.gov.uk/en/Resident/Libraries-Museums-and-Archives/Archives/Archives.aspx.