Catalogue description Registry of Shipping and Seamen: Register of Seamen, Special Index, Alphabetical Series (CR 10)
|Title:||Registry of Shipping and Seamen: Register of Seamen, Special Index, Alphabetical Series (CR 10)|
This series contains a microfiche copy of the CR 10 Central Index cards to the Register of Seamen which was kept by the Registrar General of Shipping and Seamen.
Each card typically gives the following information:
This series was a special index created by order of the Defence of the Realm Act 1918. The origins and purpose of this index is unknown.
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See also BT 348
Cards dating from 1913 to 1918 were destroyed in 1969 for unknown reasons.
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Originals held at:||
Southampton City Archives
|Former reference in its original department:||CR 10|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
|Physical description:||3098 microform|
|Access conditions:||Available in digital format only|
|Immediate source of acquisition:||
from 1998 Registry of Shipping and Seamen
|Custodial history:||The original cards were held by the Registrar General of Shipping and Seamenup to 1992 and the Registry of Shipping and Seamen from 1992.|
|Accruals:||No future accruals expected.|
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