Collection of Traffic and Rates Conferences and Committees

Scope and Content

  • Administrative records 1881-1977. Includes material from the following conferences and committees : Irish & English Conference; Irish Railway Clearing House; Belfast Traffic Committee; Irish & English Goods Traffic Conference; Irish & English Livestock Traffic Conference; Irish & British Traffic Conference; Belfast Traffic Committee; Scottish & Irish Traffic Conference; Dublin Traffic Conference; London Railway Clearing House; Chamber of Shipping; British Shipping Federation; Coasting Liner Committee; Iron & Steel (Continent/UK) Conference; Divisions Committee and the Irish Government Tribunal of Inquiry into Cross Channel Freight Rates.

Administrative / Biographical History

This material was brought together to form an artificial collection of material relating to Traffic and Rates Conferences


This material is arranged into series, which contain numbers of items related by the conference or committee that created them.

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Permanent loan : Clyde Shipping Co Ltd : October 1982


Fonds level compiled by Jenny Cooknell, Assistant Archivist, 25 October 1999. Updated by Lesley Richmond, Acting Director, 23 March 2000. Fonds level converted to EAD by Alma Topen, Senior Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 24 January 2013.

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material.

Archivist's Note

Permanent loan : Clyde Shipping Co Ltd : 78 Carlton Place, Glasgow, G5 9TG : 29 October 1982.

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist. Reproduction subject to usual conditions : educational use and condition of documents.

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with normal procedures

Custodial History

Acquired directly from Clyde Shipping Co Ltd


None expected

Related Material

GB 0248 UGD 176 Records of Clyde Shipping Co Ltd.

Location of Originals

The material is original


No known publications using this material

Geographical Names