Volume marked as 'Northern Waterworks Company Minute Book No. 2 1827-1845'. The volume appears to have been rebound at a later date.
Volume commences with list of subscribers; minutes of committee meetings and general half yearly meeting 20 Feb. 1827-19 Jan. 1846. Topics of meetings mainly relate to individuals wanting access to water supplies for properties; repayment of loans by company; laying of pipes on streets in Nottingham; erection of houses on Mansfield Road; complaints by tenants from 1831 due to lower prices offered by Trent Water Works Company; proposal of sale to Trent Water Works Co. in 1844; copy of letter from William Curshaw, secretary to Trent Water Works Company to Mr Chetham, Secretary of Northern Water Works Co. asking for their engineers to be permitted to inspect property belonging to the Northern Water Works Company in advance of any sale, 27 Jan. 1844; discussions relating to bill in parliament for uniting of Trent Waterworks Company with Nottingham Old Water Works Company; proposition of sale of Northern Water Works Company to Trent Water Works Company at a valuation by Thomas Hawkesley, 19 Mar. 1845; second list of subscribers at rear of volume.
Includes loose letter from Thomas North, Nottingham to Mr Chetham, Secretary of Nottingham New Water Work Co. relating to sale of one of his shares to David Whitehead; 13 Jul. 1833.