RAILWAY TIMETABLES DURING THE 1912MINERS STRIKE

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Time tables of the Great Central Railway, London Brighton and South CoastRailway, Midland Railway, North Eastern Railway and the South Eastern andChatham Railway, issued during the miner's strike 1912, collected by the mainlibrary.

Administrative / Biographical History

The 1912 Miner's Strike began at the end of February 1912. Miners demanded aminimum wage. It opened at Alfreton pit in Derbyshire and spread slowly. Thestrike ended after Easter and the Minimum Wage Act was passed as a result.

Arrangement

Two volumes

Conditions Governing Access

OPEN

Acquisition Information

Already in BPLES

Other Finding Aids

No further listrequired

Conditions Governing Use

APPLY TOARCHIVIST