Llandyfaelog Parish Council records

Scope and Content

Records relating to Llandyfaelog Parish, Carmarthenshire, 1782-1956, including vestry books, 1782-1919; Parish Council minute books, 1894-1948; records relating to the Poor rate, 1839-1926; receipts, 1834-1918; minutes regarding highways, 1835-1851; valuation list, 1897-1922; and maps and plans, 1842-1956.

Administrative / Biographical History

Pre-1894 monthly parish vestry meetings dealt with ecclesiastical matters, rate books, and accounts. Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganization in 1974.


Arranged into the following: vestry books; minute books; poor rate; receipts and miscellaneous; maps and plans; rate books; receipt and payment book; minutes regarding highways; valuation list; and postage books.

Access Information

Ar Agor / Open

Dim cyfyngiadau / No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit

Other Finding Aids

Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifau Sir Gaerfyrddin ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Sir Gaerfyrddin yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen / Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Carmarthenshire Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Carmarthenshire Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da / Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for Archifau Sir Gaerfyrddin / Carmarthenshire Archives using the following source: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llanddowror Parish Council Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998).

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Archifau Sir Gaerfyrddin wedi eu cadw / All records which meet the collection policy of the Carmarthenshire Archives have been retained

Custodial History

Deposited by D. L. Williams, Esqre, Cwmffrwd, September, 1962.


Mae croniadau yn bosibl / Accruals are possible