Subject and administrative files, 1964-1968; overseas administrative files, 1961-1963.
Papers of Leyland Motor Corporation Ltd.
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.226/BL
- Dates of Creation1961-1968
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.052 cubic metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Leyland Motor Corporation Ltd company merged with British Motor Holdings Ltd in 1968 to form the British Leyland Motor Corporation. The company was partly nationalized by the British government in 1975.
Reference: Encyclopaedia Britannica (http://www.britannica.com/seo/b/bl-public-limited-company/). Accessed August 2002.
This collection forms part of the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust Archive (MSS.226).
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust in 1984.
Other Finding Aids
A paper catalogue to file level is available in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources. A catalogue to file level is available in electronic format on the Access to Archives (A2A) website at: http://www.a2a.pro.gov.uk/
An authority record exists for the Leyland Motor Corporation Ltd. (GB 152 AAR2294).
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for publication of deposited material or the result of research based on it should be made to the Trust. The Trust reserves all rights to commercial exploitation and commercial publication. Please contact the Centre's staff for further details.
This collection has been weeded for duplicates.
Further deposits are not expected.