Catalogue description Doncaster Rural District Council records

This record is held by Doncaster Archives

Details of RD/DON
Reference: RD/DON
Title: Doncaster Rural District Council records

Council and Councillors: minutes of council and committees 1872-1974; Clerk: year books 1906-1973; committee meeting papers 1960-1974; housing registers 1921-1958; government evacuation scheme 1939-1946; civil defence publications 1942-1960; enclosure awards (copies unless stated otherwise) Adwick le Street award and plan (1761), Armthorpe award and plan (1774), Campsall, Askern and Norton award and plans (1818), Cantley plan (1777), Doncaster, Cantley, Rossington and Wadworth part award and plan (1765), Kirk Sandall award and plans (1808), Stainton and Edlington award and plans (original) 1815; copy tithe awards: Rossington award and plan (1838), Sprotbrough plan only (1847); subject files 1919-1972; Treasurer: general ledgers 1891-1959, 1973-1974; parochial ledgers 1880-1927; other ledgers 1921-1975; valuation lists 1934-1949; Surveyor: building control plan registers 1911-1974 (Doncaster Archives has compiled a list of plans from 1885 to 1911); Medical Officer of Health annual reports 1903-1945, 1970, 1971; monthly reports 1911-1938; overcrowding surveys 1936, 1938-1939 [part district only], 1945 and 1963-1965 Registration and Deposit register of electors for the Don Valley 1963-1973 [not complete]; building control plans 1885-1974; Other Authorities: Doncaster Poor Law Union, overseers' payment and receipt book for the parish of Doncaster [contains no names] 1862-1916: Lower Strafforth and Tickhill Highways Board, minutes 1864-1892, Ordnance Survey plans, first edition 6-inch scale; Doncaster and Tickhill Joint Water Board, financial records 1920-1957; Thorne and district Joint Water Board, ledger 1944-1960; Local Pensions Area Sub-Committees Bentley, minutes 1908-1928; Conisbrough, minutes 1911-1920; Tickhill, minutes 1921-1929; Don Valley Assessment Committee, minutes 1927-1950, accounts 1927-1950; Other Records: copy lists of the recipients of Quintin Kay's charity 1807-1817

Date: 1815-1974
Held by: Doncaster Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Doncaster Rural District Council

Physical description: 230 boxes (exclusive of building control plans)
Access conditions:

Unless otherwise stated, everything over 30 years old is available for inspection

  • Kay, Quintin, fl 18th century, benefactor
  • Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire
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