Miscellaneous additional papers relating to the West Yorkshire Coalowners' Association

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous papers relating to the West Yorkshire Coalowners' Association, additional to MS 148, Minute books and papers of the West Yorkshire Coalowners' Association.

Administrative / Biographical History

The West Yorkshire Coalowners' Association was formed in February 1890, in the expectation that collective negotiation would strengthen the colliery owners' position in relation to the rapid growth of the Yorkshire Miners' Association

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Professor A.J. Taylor, March 1985


In English

Other Finding Aids

There is a summary list with the MS

Related Material

See also MS 148, 964