Catalogue description National Dock Labour Board: Photographs

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Details of BK 12
Reference: BK 12
Title: 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.

Date: 1953-1963

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(s)
Language: English

National Dock Labour Board, 1947-1989

Physical description: 14 photograph(s)
Access conditions: Open

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