Gresford Parish Council, records of

Scope and Content

Civil parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894, taking over from parish vestry meetings. Community councils replaced parish councils under the local government reorganisation in 1974.

This collection includes: minutes, correspondence, financial records, burial board and cemetery records and plans.

Arrangement

Parish Council Collections are arranged as follows:

1. Minute Books

2. Attendance Books

3. Books of declaration

4. Correspondence and Papers

5. Copy our letter books

6. Finance

7. Burial Board

8. Poor Law

9. Charities

10. Electoral

11. Maps

12. Plans

13. Schools

14. Photographs

15. Miscellaneous

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. It is advisable to book in advance, for details and opening hours see http://archives.denbighshire.gov.uk/visit-us/. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Denbighshire Archive Service will advise where this is the case.

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