Minutes 1921-1964; subject files 1920s-1952.
The papers of the Traders' Co-ordinating Committee on Transport
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.200/TCC
- Dates of Creation1921-1964
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.078 cubic metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Traders' Co-ordinating Committee on Transport was founded in 1921, originally to co-ordinate users' responses to railway companies' merchandise classification proposals. It extended its interests to road and inland waterway transport. It was administered by the FBI Transport Section. It joined with other organisations to form the Freight Transport Association in 1969.
Reference: Alan Crookham, Michael Wilcox, Christine Woodland and Richard Storey, The Confederation of British Industry and predecessor archives.Coventry : University of Warwick Library, 1997.
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the CBI in 1979.
Other Finding Aids
The archive has been catalogued to file level. A copy of this catalogue is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources. A fonds level description of the archive is available on-line. An authority file exists for the Traders' Co-ordinating Committee on Transport (GB 152 AAR1408).
A sources booklet, Alan Crookham, Michael Wilcox, Christine Woodland and Richard Storey, The Confederation of British Industry and predecessor archives.Coventry : University of Warwick Library, 1997.is available from the Modern Records Centre.
Conditions Governing Use
Any significant work based on use of the archive must be submitted to the CBI prior to publication.
Material for the archive was selected in conjunction with the CBI's records management service.
Further deposits are not expected.