Cilycwm Parish Council and Community Council Records

Scope and Content

Records relating to Cilycwm Parish Council and Cilycwm Community Council, Carmarthenshire, 1894-1992, including minute books, 1894-1981; burial board cash book, 1878-1894; parish council account of receipts and expenditure, 1895-1950; accounts of receipts and payments, 1947-1992; poor rate collection account, 1919; and list of householders, 1961.

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.


Arranged in chronological order and poor rate collection account, including a list of householders for 1961 written in the back.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Catalogue of Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Cilycwm Parish Council Records; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service, A Guide to the Collections (Swansea, 1998).

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 possible

Geographical Names