Papers of the British Steel Corporation, Department of Operational Research

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Operational reports and memoranda, 1957-1977; British Steel Operational Research Advisory Committee minutes, 1976-1993; ORBS (Operational Research in British Steel) newsletter, 1970s-1992.


This archive has not been catalogued.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on access to these papers.

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited in the Centre in June 2001. An additional deposit was made in May 2003.

Other Finding Aids

An original box list was included in the first deposit and is available in the Centre.

An authority record exists for the British Steel Corporation (GB 0152 AAR1444).

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.


Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

This archive is part of the Operational Research Archive (MSS.335), which also includes the records of GKN's Operational Research Department (MSS.335/GKN).