Catalogue description Scarborough and Whitby Railway Company

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Reference: RAIL 596
Title: Scarborough and Whitby Railway Company

Miscellaneous records of the Scarborough and Whitby Railway Company.

Date: 1871-1898
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: SWH
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

Scarborough and Whitby Railway Company, 1871-1898

Physical description: 20 files and volumes
Administrative / biographical background:

Incorporated under act of 29th June 1871 (34 Vic, cap.85). Undertaking was vested in North Eastern Railway Company under act of 1898. North Eastern Railway Company, Hull & Barnsley Railway Company, and Hull Joint Dock Committee were dissolved and united into one company by name North Eastern Railway Company as from 1st April 1922 by virtue of North Eastern and Hull & Barnsley railway companies Amalgamation Scheme 1922 dated 1st April 1922. This North Eastern Railway Company became part of London & North Eastern Railway Company as from 1st January 1923 under North Eastern, Eastern & East Scottish Group Amalgamation Scheme 1922 dated 30th December 1922.

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