Records of the Board of Conciliation for the Regulation of Wages in the Coal Trade of Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Administrative records, 1900-1945.

Administrative / Biographical History

By 1900 the Board of Conciliation for the Regulation of Wages in the Coal Trade of Scotland was an established forum at which coal owners and miners representatives met to discuss matters of mutual interest such as the setting of wages. The Board met in Glasgow, Scotland, and by 1921 was known as the Conciliation Board for the Coal Trade of Scotland.


Listed by box. Items are generally listed in their original order

Access Information

Open, subject to the Data Protection Act 1998

Acquisition Information

William Baird & Co Ltd, coal and iron manufacturers, Glasgow, Scotland


Collection box listed by Jenny Cooknell, Assistant Archivist, 9 August 1999.

Other Finding Aids

Box list

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History

Private records deposited by the owners


None expected

Related Material

GB 0248 UGD 161 Records of the Coal Owners Members of the Conciliation BoardSee source list on Employers, Business and Trade AssociationsSee source list on Mining

Location of Originals

This material is original


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Geographical Names