Amalgamated Machine, Engine and Iron Grinders and Glazers' Society

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Minutes, 1895-1915, 1936-56; annual reports, 1915-38; rulebooks, 1859-1908.

Administrative / Biographical History

The society was established in 1844. It transferred its engagements to the Amalgamated Engineering Union in September 1956.

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open.

Archivist's Note

The records have been listed as part of the Amalgamated Engineering and Electrical Union archive. An authority file exists for the Amalgamated Machine, Engine and Iron Grinders and Glazers' Society (GB 152 AAR522).

Custodial History

The archive has been deposited in the Centre on indefinite loan by the Amalgamated Union of Engineering Workers. The first deposit consisted of fifteen boxes of early minutes collected by Richard Storey on 1st November 1984. Accruals are listed under the entry for the Amalgamated Engineering and Electrical Union (MSS.259).