Catalogue description Board of Trade Harbour Department: Correspondence and Papers

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Reference: MT 10
Title: Board of Trade Harbour Department: Correspondence and Papers
Description:

This series consists of correspondence and papers concerning administrative, legislative and legal questions relating to harbours, navigation, pilotage, foreshores, wrecks, and electricity and gas undertakings.

The series includes files transferred from BT 356.

Date: 1864-1920
Arrangement:

ABBREVIATIONS USED: H.M.S. HIS/HER MAJESTY'S SHIP L.S. LIGHTSHIP L.V. LIGHT VESSEL S.L. STEAM LAUNCH S.S. STEAM SHIP S.V. STEAM VESSEL S.Y. STEAM YACHT T.S. TRAINING SHIP

Related material:

Other foreshore files are in:

CRES 37

CRES 42

For records of the Electricity Branch of the Ministry of Transport see POWE 13

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Board of Trade, Fisheries and Harbour Department, 1898-1904

Board of Trade, Harbour Department, 1867-1898

Board of Trade, Harbour Department, 1904-1918

Board of Trade, Marine Department, Harbour Department, 1864-1867

Board of Trade, Public Utilities and Harbour Department, 1918-1919

Physical description: 2085 boxes and files
Access conditions: Open
Immediate source of acquisition:

Department of the Environment , in 1974

Unpublished finding aids:

Subject indexes for1856 to 1885 will be found in BT 19 An alphabetical index of places is held in the RER, Kew

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