Llandeilo Rural Parish Council Records

Scope and Content

Records of Llandeilo Rural Parish Council, 1894-1957, including parish council minute books, 1894-1947; parish meeting minute book, North ward, 1894-1951; parish meeting minute book, Glynamman ward, 1894-1949; financial statement, receipt and payment books, 1910-1951; declarations of acceptance of office, 1894-1957; report on Carmarthenshire charities, 1895; and map and schedule of rights of way, 1940.

Administrative / Biographical History

Parish councils were established by the Local Government Act 1894. Their records contain mainly minute books, financial statements, correspondence, and rate lists. Community councils replaced parish councils under local government reorganization in 1974. Llandeilo Rural Parish Council co-existed with Llandeilo Rural District Council.


Arranged into the following: minute books; financial statement books; receipts and payment books; declarations of acceptance of office; charities report; and map and schedule of rights of way.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited, January 1962 (Source not known).


Compiled by Annette Strauch for ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of the description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Catalogue of Llandeilo Rural Council Records; The National Gazetteer of Wales website (http://www.gazetteer-wales.co.uk/), viewed 29 September 2003; Davies, William, Samuel, W., Llandeilo (Carmarthen 1993).

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 not expected

Geographical Names