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Most researchers will be researching with the context of these historic counties. Wales, like many other countries, has seen much reorganisation over time and it may be necessary to search in several counties.  
 
Most researchers will be researching with the context of these historic counties. Wales, like many other countries, has seen much reorganisation over time and it may be necessary to search in several counties.  
  
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Under the Local Government Act 1972, all of these historic counties and administrative counties were '''abolished''', for both local government and ceremonial purposes, on April 1, 1974.  
 
Under the Local Government Act 1972, all of these historic counties and administrative counties were '''abolished''', for both local government and ceremonial purposes, on April 1, 1974.  
  
 
See the relevant county pages for further information.
 
See the relevant county pages for further information.
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Most researchers will be researching with the context of these historic counties. Wales, like many other countries, has seen much reorganisation over time and it may be necessary to search in several counties.

Hen siroedd cymru.png

Under the Local Government Act 1972, all of these historic counties and administrative counties were abolished, for both local government and ceremonial purposes, on April 1, 1974.

See the relevant county pages for further information.

Pages in category "Historic Counties of Wales"

The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.