Mersey Ship Joiners' Association

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Accounts, 1870-1900; rules, 1872, 1898; notices, 1893-9.

Administrative / Biographical History

The association was formed in 1845 [or possibly 1853?] and merged with the Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners in 1900.

Reference: T.J. Connelly, The woodworkers, 1860-1960.Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers, 1960

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Archivist's Note

The archive has been listed as part of the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians. An authority file exists for the Mersey Ship Joiners' Association (GB 152 AAR441).

Custodial History

The Mersey Ship Joiners' Association's papers form part of the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians 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) .