Minutes and annual reports.
United Operative Masons' Association of Scotland
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 OMS
- Dates of Creation1894-1904
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The association was founded in 1831. In 1920 the United Operative Masons' Association of Scotland, the Associated Paviors' Federal Union, the Scottish Amalgamated Society of Mosaic and Encaustic Tile Fixers, Marble Workers and Fireplace Builders and the United Operative Masons and Granite Cutters' Union amalgamated to form the Building and Monumental Workers' Association of Scotland.
Reference: Arthur Marsh and Victoria Ryan, 'Historical directory of trade unions', volume 3 (Aldershot: Gower, 1987).
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: https://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/OMS
The United Operative Masons' Association of Scotland's papers form part of the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians' (UCATT) archive. The initial deposit was made in 1974 and accruals are listed under the entry for the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians (MSS.78/UC).