Division 3 files

Scope and Content

The records include files relating to mechanisation and development, closures, wages and disputes issues at the Scunthorpe, Monk Hall, Stanton and Stavely and Bilston works.

Administrative / Biographical History

Division 3 is an administrative division of the Iron and Steel Trades Confederation Executive Council and represents a distinct geographical area with its divisional office in Sheffield. Within Division 3 are local branches based on the workplace unit. There were seven divisions of the ISTC in all, each with its own divisional officer. There were also Divisional Committees which met each half year.