Bundle of papers to do with Tradesmans' wages and staff protest

Scope and Content


  • Petition of protest by weavers against sale of factory, 15th January 1890;
  • Notification of increased wage rates from The Electrical Contractors' Association of Scotland, 20 Mar 1951;
  • The Scottish Building Contractors' Association Adjustment of Wages, 1951;
  • Report on Engineering Rates of Pay, 1957;
  • Report on Tradesmens' Wages, 24 Mar 1961;
  • Suggested form of Agreement on Engineering department working conditions, 3 Dec 1963;
  • Agreements on the conditions of employment for engineers and associated semi-skilled workers, Jun 1964;
  • Agreement representing hourly paid and clerical employees 1984-1985, Stoddard Carperts Ltd, 17 Jan 1985.