The records contain the papers and minutes of the West Fife Liberal Unionist / Conservative Association, the Kirkcaldy Burghs Liberal Unionist / Conservative Association and the Kirkcaldy Unionist club.
Records of West Fife and Kirkcaldy burghs Liberal Unionist / Conservative Associations
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 227 ms36393-36694
- Dates of Creation1901-1971
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description9.5 metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The constituency boundaries were reorganised in 1971 and these constituencies disappeared.
The files are sorted into correspondence and administrative files (arranged alphabetically), financial records, minutes, and papers relating to elections, membership lists, young unionists and miscellaneous:The files are sorted into correspondence and administrative files (arranged alphabetically), financial records, minutes, and papers relating to elections, membership lists, young unionists and miscellaneous:ms36393-36593 West Fife Liberal Unionist / Conservative Association papers, 1948-1971 (33 boxes);ms36594-36689 Kirkcaldy burghs Liberal Unionist / Conservative Association papers, 1900-1971 (19 boxes);ms36690-36694 Kirkcaldy Unionist Club, minutes and papers, 1901-1939 (1 box).
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By appointment with the Archivist. Access to unpublished records less than 30 years old and other records containing confidential information may be restricted. Special conditions apply to photographs.
The papers were deposited by the Association through the local agent in January 1972 following constituency boundary reorganisation which led to the disappearance of this constituency.
Description compiled by Rachel Hart, Archives Hub Project.
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