Town Clerk Records

Scope and Content

The Town Clerk was equivalent to todays record manager and was responsible for administration and record keeping. The Town Clerk collection contains a wide variety of subjects.


The Town Clerk used a system of Box and Parcel numbers to arrange his records. These have been maintained and referenced as Local Authority records of the City of Salford belonging to the Town Clerk (L/CS/CL) followed by an identifying number.

Conditions Governing Access

By appointment with the archivist or via the Local History Library

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