Tony Lane research papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Research papers, including files and interviews re the closure of the Dunlop Speke plant, 1979; a file re the Pilkington strike, 1970; and files re possible TGWU redundancies in the Liverpool area, 1979-81.

Dunlop Tyre Factory, Speke: Joint Works Committee minutes, 1969-79.

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open.

Archivist's Note

An interim list for part of the deposit is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom. The remainder of the deposit has yet to be listed.

Custodial History

Mr Tony Lane of the University of Liverpool) very kindly deposited his research papers relating to his studies of industrial relations, particularly in the Merseyside area. Details of the first deposit and subsequent accruals are given below.


  • 2nd November 1992 : 4 boxes re Dunlop tyre factory , Speke, Liverpool, 1969-81, delivered by parcel delivery from Mr Lane;
  • 9th November 1992 : 8 cassette tapes of interviews with trade union activists at Speke, delivered by post from Mr Lane;
  • 12th August 1997 : 5 jiffy bags on Dunlop and Pilkington strike, 1970 and re TGWU redundancies, 1979-81, delivered by post from Mr Lane.

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