Scope and Content


Maps produced for the 1971 Census of Distribution by the Business Statistics Office.

Administrative / Biographical History

These maps were produced for the Census of Distribution taken in 1971 by the Business Statistics Office (functioning as one of the Common Services of the Departments of Industry and trade) at Newport. They are large scale maps of town centres showing location of business premises with names and trades of occupiers.

Two copies of each map were produced; one still in administrative use at the Business Statistics Office will eventually be preserved at the Public Records Office, the other has been offered to local record offices.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Records presented by the Public Records Office under the Public Records Act 1958 S.3(6) 26 October 1981


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� The contents of this catalogue are in the copyright of the place of deposit; Rights in the Access to Archives database are the property of the Crown.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Flintshire Record Office. Catalogue is searchable online at: http://calmview.flintshire.gov.uk/CalmView/

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Steven Davies of Flintshire Record Office. The following source was used to compile this description: Flintshire Record Office, Census of Distribution catalogue.

Conditions Governing Use

Public records. May be copied without any need for a copyright form.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Flintshire Record Office have been retained.


Further accruals are not expected.