Ashton, Haydock and Bolton Miners' Trade Union

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Volume of printed minutes, 1896.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Ashton, Haydock and Bolton Miners' Trade Union was established in 1882. In 1897 it ceased to exist as an independent trade union and became a district association of the Lancashire and Cheshire Miners' Federation.

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open.

Archivist's Note

The archive has been catalogued to file level. A copy of this catalogue is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom.

An authority file exists for the Ashton, Haydock and Bolton Miners' Trade Union (GB 152 AAR1241).

Custodial History

The volume of printed minutes of the Ashton, Haydock and Bolton Miners' Trade Union was donated to the Modern Records Centre on the 24th June 1974 in memory of Edward Roberts of Thatto Heath who was employed all his working life Sutton Heath and Lea Green Collieries, St. Helens, Lancashire. It had initially been transferred on temporary loan to the Centre on the 12th June 1974 by A. Campbell, a research assistant in the University of Warwick's Social History department.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Personal Names