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Trent Navigation Company (2)

Description

Records of the Trent Navigation Company (2): Bills and byelaws 1906-1934, stock and shareholding records 1902-1948, general administrative, legal and engineering records 1887-1952, boat tables 1901-1919, river gaugings 1893-1979, plans of the navigation 1795-1932, Trent works 1894-1945, vessels 1932-1943, records kept by the company for information 1889-1910, publicity early-mid 20th century, press cuttings 1886-1964.

Date

1795-1979

Reference code

BW160

Access Status

These records are available immediately for research

Provenance

The records comprising this subfonds 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: BW60, BW98, BW158-159 and BW161 for records of the Trent Navigation during other periods of ownership]

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