Collection of maps and plans of miscellaneous places and buildings in Scotland and North England

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Plans and maps of buildings, roads, railways, canals, harbours, docks, factories, towns, and sewage works in Scotland and north England, 1788-1949

Administrative / Biographical History

Plans of, amongst other things, buildings, roads, railways, canals, harbours, docks, factories, towns, and sewage works in Scotland and north England have been brought together in this artificial collection. The collection was originally held in the Adam Smith Building Library in the University of Glasgow, Scotland.

Arrangement

This material is arranged into series, which consist of numbers of items related by function and/or format. Within series the items are generally arranged chronologically

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Adam Smith Building Library

Other Finding Aids

Manual item level list available in the searchroom

Manual file level list at the National Registers of Archive in Edinburgh (NRA(S)1734)

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with normal procedures

Custodial History

Held in the Adam Smith Building Library, University of Glasgow

Accruals

None expected

Related Material

No related material

Bibliography

No known publications using this material

Additional Information

This material is original

Updated by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 18 November 1999

Updated by Lesley Richmond , Acting Director, 3 March 2000

Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 22 March 2002