Post Office Engineering and Stores [later Engineering, Factories and Supplies] Departmental Whitley Council Staff Side

Scope and Content

Minutes; circular letters, etc.

Administrative / Biographical History

This body was originally formed by the council of the Post Office Engineering Federation (POEF). This council was made up of six representatives of the Amalgamated Engineering and Stores Association (AE&SA) and two each from the Society of Post Office Engineers (SPOE), the Society of Post Office Engineering Inspectors and the Post Office Telegraph Mechanicians' Society. The POEF ceased to exist in 1932.

Reference: Arthur Marsh and Victoria Ryan, 'Historical Directory of Trade Unions', volume 1, 'Non manual unions'.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

Other Finding Aids

Custodial History

These records were deposited in 1975 by the Counci of Post Office Unions.

Related Material

The Centre also holds records of the Council of Post Office Unions, the Post Office Engineering Federation and the Post Office Departmental Whitley Council Staff Side.