Annual reports, 1971-3; bulletins, 1972-80; rules and working agreements.
Furniture, Timber and Allied Trades Union
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 FTT
- Dates of Creation1971-1980
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description5 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The union was formed in 1971 by the amalgamation of the National Union of Furniture Trade Operatives and the Amalgamated Society of Woodcutting Machinists. In 1994 it merged with the General, Municipal, Boilermakers and Allied Trades Union.
Reference: H. Reid The furniture makers, a history of trade unionism in the furniture trade, 1865-1972. Oxford, 1986.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/FTT
These records were deposited by the General, Municipal, Boilermakers and Allied Trades Union.