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Ref: HB. 

Reference: [GB 0212] HB
Title: Records of the Cardiganshire Highways Boards.
Date(s): 1852-1902
Level: Fonds
Extent: 

Administrative History:
Highways Boards were created by the Highways Acts of 1835 and 1862, the first of which permitted the unification of parishes into districts, for the purpose of maintaining highways, and the second of which empowered the Justices of the Peace compulsorily to unite parishes into districts. 
The Highways Boards were abolished in 1894 and their responsibilities transferred to the District Councils. 

Scope and Content:
In the following lists the Boards have been designated as follows: 

HB/AN: Aberaeron Board
HB/LLD: Llandysul Board
HB/LLG: Llanfihangel Geneur Glyn Board
HB/LP: Lampeter Board
HB/NC: Newcastle Emlyn Board
HB/TG: Tregaron Board


Acc. 24, 25, 383, 543



Ref: HB/AN

Reference: [GB 0212] HB/AN
Title: Records of the Aberaeron District Highways Board
Date(s): 1859-1902
Level: Fonds
Extent: 

Source of Acquisition:
Items 1 and 4-5 were deposited in the Cardiganshire Record Office with the records of Aberaeron RDC, 6-8 August 1975, and were formerly listed as SHB/1; items 2-3 and 7-30 were transferred from the National Library of Wales, 5 July 1983, and items 6 and 31-32 from the same, 8 January 1986. 

Scope and Content:
1-3 Minute Books
1. 1859-1865
2. 1880-1891
3. 1891-1895

4-6 Ledgers
4. 1880-1887
5. 1887-1891 (rough) 
6. 1891-1902 (from 1894, Aberaeron RDC). 

7-30 Yearly Accounts, year ending: 
7. March 1866
8. March 1867
9. March 1868
10. March 1869
11. March 1870
12. March 1871
13. March 1872 (printed) 
14. March 1872 (manuscript) 
15. March 1873
16. March 1874
17. March 1875
18. March 1876
19. March 1877
20. March 1878
21. March 1879
22. March 1880
23. March 1881
24. March 1882
25. March 1883
26. March 1884
27. March 1885
28. March 1886
29. March 1887
30. March 1888

31. Financial Statements, 1890-1894
[ex CBG/1344] 

32. Agreement between David Evans of Ffosygareg, farmer, and Thomas Davies, Compton House, Aberaeron Road, Surveyor, by which David Evans leases a portion of Rhydycwrt Quarry, pa. Dihewid for 21 years. 
7 July 1884. 

See also HB/LP/1, minute book of Lampeter and Aberaeron Boards, 1852-1859.


Acc. 36, 543



Ref: HB/LLD

Reference: [GB 0212] HB/LLD
Title: Records of the Llandysul District Highways Board.
Date(s): 1889-1895
Level: Fonds
Extent: 

Source of Acquisition:
Item 1 was found among the records of the former Teifiside Rural District Council, 13 November 1975. Item 2 was transferred from the National Library of Wales, 8 January 1986. 

Scope and Content:
1. Minute Book, 1889-1894
[ex SHB/2/1] 

2. General Ledger, 1889-1895
[ex CBG/1331]


Acc. 543



Ref: HB/LLG

Reference: [GB 0212] HB/LLG
Title: Records of the Llanfihangel Geneur Glyn District Highways Board.
Date(s): 1890-1894
Level: Fonds
Extent: 1 item

Source of Acquisition:
Transferred with the records of the Cardiganshire Boards of Guardians, from the National Library of Wales, 8 January 1986. 

Scope and Content:
1. Draft Minute Book, 1890-1894
[ex CBG/1345]


Acc. 543



Ref: HB/LP

Reference: [GB 0212] HB/LP
Title: Records of the Lampeter District Highways Board.
Date(s): 1852-1895
Level: Fonds
Extent: 

Scope and Content: 
1-2. Minute Books
1. 1852-1862 (with Aberaeron to 1859) 
2. 1862-1895

3. General Ledger, 1889-1894

4-5. Parochial Ledgers
4. 1887-1889
5. 1890-1894
[ex CBG/1332-1335, and 1343] 

6. Cash receipt and Expenditure Book, quarterly (by parish), June 1854-March 1858

7-10. Surveyor's Parochial Quarterly Accounts (Receipts and Expenditure) 
7. 1852-1868
8. 1861-1867
9. 1868-1876
10. 1888-1889
[ex CBG/1336-1338] 

11-19. Surveyor's Weekly Accounts, Expenditure, June 1852-March 1865
11. Cellan
12 Lampeter
13. Llanfairclydogau
14. Llangybi
15. Llanwnen
16. Llanwenog
17. Silian
18. Trefilan
19. Tref-y-Coed (Lampeter) 

20-22. Expenditure Books, parochial
20. 1865-1871
21. 1871-1885
22. 1885-1889
[ex CBG/1339-1341] 

23. Financial Statement and Loan Account Book, 1890-1894
[ex CBG 1342]


Acc. 33, 543



Ref: HB/NC

Reference: [GB 0212] HB/NC
Title: Records of the Newcastle Emlyn District Highways Board.
Date(s): 1879-1902
Level: Fonds
Extent: 3 items

Source of Acquisition:
Item 1 found among the records of the Teifiside Rural District Council, , 23 October 1975; items 2-3 transferred from the National Library of Wales, 8 January 1986. 

Scope nad Content:
1. Minute Book, 1879-1902
[ex SHB/3/1] 

2. General Ledger, 1889-1899
[ex CBG/1329] 

3. Parochial Ledger, 1889-1895
[ex CBG/1330]


Acc. 11



Ref: HB/TG

Reference: [GB 0212] 
Title: Records of the Tregaron District Highways Board.
Date(s): 1889-1894
Level: Fonds
Extent: 3 items

Scope and Content:
1. Minute Book, 1889-1894

2-3 Ledgers
2. Tregaron district, 1893-1894
3. Llangeitho district, 1893-1894
[ex SRD/1/696,570,571]

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