Records of the United Kingdom Paper Machine Wire Manufacturers' Association, trade association, Glasgow, Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Minute book containing minutes of general and committee meetings, includes some receipts and payments accounts 1956-1960

Administrative / Biographical History

The United Kingdom Paper Machine Wire Manufacturers' Association was formed on 16 November 1956  . The objects of the association included, "to co-ordinate the policy of the industry with a view to ensuring that it provides a sufficient service to the community", "to consult on behalf of the members with Government departments, the British Standards Institution and other organisations" and "to encourage the use of an efficient and uniform system of costing and to recommend fair and reasonable selling prices based thereon for the United Kingdom". The association was dissolved on 19 January 1960  .

Arrangement

The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Deposit: George D Caldwell: KPMG Peat Marwick McLintock, 24 Blythswood Square, Glasgow, G2 4QS

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom as part of the Trades Associations finding aid (UGD 290)

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Janice Miller, Archive Assistant, 09 May 2003.

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

Held in offices of secretaries

Accruals

None expected

Related Material

GB 248 UGD 290/1 Glasgow & West of Scotland Plumbers' Merchants' Association, GB 248 UGD 290/2 Scottish Metal & Plumbers' Merchants' Federation, GB 248 UGD 290/3 Scottish Lead Manufacturers Association, GB 248 UGD 290/3 Association of Lead Sellers (Scotland), GB 248 UGD 290/3 Lead Sheet & Pipe Industry (Scottish Section), GB 248 UGD 290/3 Lead Sheet & Pipe Manufacturers' Federation (Scottish Section), GB 248 UGD 290/4 Scottish Non-Ferrous Metals Association, GB 248 UGD 290/5 Coal Exporters' Association of Scotland, GB 248 UGD 290/6 Paper Machine Wire Manufacturers Association, GB 248 UGD 290/7 British Paper Machine Wire Manufacturers Association, GB 248 UGD 290/8 Scottish National Joint Council for the Woven Wire Industry, GB 248 UGD 290/9 Scottish Federation of Woven Wire Manufacturers, GB 248 UGD 290/11 Sand & Gravel Association of Great Britain (Scottish Area), GB 248 UGD 290/12 Scottish Association of Manufacturing Coppersmiths, GB 248 UGD 290/13 Scottish Joinery & Door Manufacturers' Association, GB 248 UGD 290/14 Paper Machine Wire Exporters' Association

Location of Originals

This material is original

Bibliography

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