Joseph Blewitt Papers

Scope and Content

Trade union and labour movement papers and publications collected by Joseph Blewitt while a TGWU shop steward on the Austin Maxi production line at British Leyland, Oxford, in the 1960s and 1970s.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Mould on some papers.

Custodial History

Collected by Mr Blewitt and donated after his death by his son, Les Blewitt.