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Comprising: Council and Councillors: minutes of council and committees 1911-1974; other records 1912-1973, including a photograph of J E Oliver, about 1962; Clerk constitution of the Urban district 191-1925; subject files colliery, flooding, wartime etc 1919-1971; byelaws 1921-1939; financial statements 1911-1925; yearbooks 1950-1965; guides 1955-1969; newspaper cuttings albums 1925-1974; other records 1873-1967: Treasurer: annual abstracts of accounts 1928-1970; Bentley Colliery disaster of 1931, accounts 1931-1969; Surveyor: reports to committees 1921-1967; photographs of slum clearance properties 1956; plans 1890s-1945; building control plan registers 1884-1974; miscellaneous plans 20th century; newspaper cuttings albums 1920-1974; Medical Officer of Health: annual and other reports of the medical officer of health 1911-1972; annual and other reports of the public health inspector 1911-1972; mortuary and other registers 1936-1950; Registration and Deposit: enclosure awards for Bentley and Arksey 1759 and [with plan] for 1830 and draft plans 1828; building control plans 1884-1948 [but only 9 plans between 1949 and 1974]; Other Authorities: burial board 1883-1894; parochial charities 1864-1935; Other Records: H R B Coventry's estate report book (1902)-1916

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