Nantyglo and Blaina Burial Board Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Nantyglo and Blaina Burial Board, 1885-1897.

Administrative / Biographical History

Nantyglo and Blaina Burial Board was created under the Burial Act 1853 to provide cemeteries in Aberystruth, Monmouthshire, and deal with overcrowding of the existing graveyards. It was abolished under the Local Government Act 1894.


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Conditions Governing Access

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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Nantyglo and Blaina Burial Board, 1885-1897, catalogue; Collis, Kim, West Glamorgan Archive Service - A Guide to the Collections (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected