Records of the Whitland Parish Council, Carmarthenshire, 1844-1974, including Llangan vestry book 1844 - 1896; minutes, 1896-1936; correspondence, 1933-1974; financial material, [c. 1926]-1969; records relating to elections, 1931-1970; maps and plans, -.
Whitland Parish Council Records
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 211 WHITLAND PC
- Dates of Creation1844-1974
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.15 cubic metres; two volumes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894; previously, parish vestry meetings had dealt with ecclesiatical and secular matters. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974.
Arranged into the following: minutes; correspondence; financial; elections; maps and plans; printed material; and miscellaneous.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Mr E. Davies, Clerk to the Community Council, Whitland, in 1977.
Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Whitland Parish Council Records.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records have been retained
Accruals are not expected