British Rail Record Centre collection of plans and books of reference, etc. for public undertakings

Scope and Content

tramroad, 1811; railways, 1845-1884; water supply, 1887

Administrative / Biographical History

These relate to Acts of Parliament concerning the public undertakings (eg. tram road, railways and water supply). The plans show land affected by the undertakings, while the books of references give names of the landowners and occupiers.


Arranged into : tramroad; railways; water supply.

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donation, 1993.


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Plans and books of reference, etc. for public undertakings(from British Rail Record Centre)

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.