File: Refectory

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the administration of the University refectory. Subjects covered include: provision of service, financial issues, building alterations. There is interesting material relating to services provided during wartime. There are several references referring to user dissatisfaction with the refectory, including a petition from students in 1939 complaining of poor quality food and high prices. The file also includes a copy of a report by Paton Lawrence and Co., in 1947 into the running of the refectory service, and the University's response to this.

Former reference: 90