South East Scotland Water Board Records

Scope and Content

Reservoir Records, 1880-1892; Filter Records, c.1908-1982; Rainfall Records, c.1908-1982; Financial Records, 1899-1949; Water Acts and Regulations, 1869-1949; Plans, c.1874-1984; Slides, n.d.; Cine Film Reels, c.1939-1977; Photographs, 1985-1992; East Lothian Water Board Records, 1949-1998.

Administrative / Biographical History



Records are arranged chronologically within series

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the South East Scotland Water Board in 2007

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The records are on paper and include photographs.

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Gary Smith, Archives Assistant, April 2008

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Custodial History




Location of Originals

The material is original

Geographical Names