• Somerset Heritage Centre
Reference number
  • D/PS/w.som
  • ┆The volumes in this accession were gathered by the new Division following reorganisation of the Courts on 5 April 1974. The records of the new Taunton Deane and West Somerset Divisions became mixed as both divisions shared the same Clerk. It is important, therefore, to refer to the catalogue for Taunton Deane Petty Sessional Division, ref. D\\PS\\tau.d as some registers more properly belonging to this Division are included therein. Includes an unlisted accession (2019/244) comprising comprising 41 boxes of registers (draft list on file).
  • 1962-1975
Access status
  • Mixed
  • Collection
Related material
  • For Petty Sessions records among Quarter Sessions archives, see Q/RCe for records of CONVICTIONS, mainly post 1848; 1650-1918 Q/RCd for DEPOSITIONS 1855-1876 Q/RCa for RETURNS OF FINES 1848-1861 Q/RCj for JUVENILE OFFENDERS 1847-1890 Q/RCb for BASTARDY ORDERS RETURNS 1844-1857 Q/RCh for HAWKERS and PEDLARS RETURNS 1821-1830 Q/AGs 14/9 for SUMMARY CONVICTION (GAOL) REGISTER 1865-1879 See also D\PS\tau.d. (Taunton Deane Petty Sessional Division).