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BW144

Ministry of Transport

Description

Records of the Ministry of Transport: records relating to the Crinan Canal 1939, records relating to the Caledonian Canal 1947.

Date

1918-1947

Reference code

BW144

Access Status

These records are available immediately for research

Provenance

The records comprising this fonds have been deposited in the British Waterways Archive, Gloucester between 1963 and 2002. The material has come to the archive gradually over the years and many of the individual records, although indexed, have never been fully accessioned. As a result of this the exact provenance of much of the material and how it was collected is unknown. Most of the material has come from various British Waterways' offices, but some has been deposited by both British Waterways' employees and individuals with a background and/or interest in waterways. There are also a number of records which have been purchased from auction.

Associated material

[See also: BW47 for records of the Crinan and Caledonian canals during other periods of ownership]

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