National Dock Labour Board: Photographs

BK 12
National Dock Labour Board: Photographs

This series contains photographs of National Dock Labour Board (NDLB) premises, and of a touring exhibition on dock labourers organised under the aegis of the Central Office of Information (BK 12/14). The photographs in BK 12/1-13 originate from National Dock Labour Board Estates Section.

The photographs in BK 12/1-4 show the construction, surroundings, official opening, exterior and interior decor of NDLB Head Office in London. The photographs in BK 12/5-13 show local offices, call stands, medical centres, sports and welfare facilities, both under construction and after completion, throughout the country.


The arrangement is by port following the custom of the National Dock Labour Board: from north-east England clockwise to east Scotland.

Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
National Dock Labour Board, 1947-1989
Physical description:
14 photograph(s)
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