Records of the Ministry of Works relating to West Glamorgan, 1935-1962
Ministry of Works
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Administrative / Biographical History
The Ministry of Works was established in 1943 when the Ministry of Works and Planning was split into two new Ministries. The Ministry of Works was responsible for the construction of post-war buildings and research into new building methods and policies. In 1962 the department was expanded and renamed the Ministry of Public Buildings and Works, with additional responsibility for studying the problems of the building industry. The Ministry became part of the Department of the Environment in 1970.
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A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records received by the West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained
Accruals are not expected.