Records of River Cart Navigation Trust, waterway managers, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Papers and bills 1898-1920
  • Draft provisional orders and correspondence 1908-1920

Administrative / Biographical History

The River Cart Navigation was first authorised in 1753  and was completed in the late eighteenth to early nineteenth century.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Gift : J R Kellett, Glasgow : pre 1970

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom.

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)1708) and London (NRA21083)

Alternative Form Available

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Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with normal procedures

Custodial History

This collection was compiled by Dr J R Kellet, lecturer Economic History Department, Glasgow University and deposited pre 1970


None expected

Related Material

GB 248 UGD 207 Fleming & Ferguson Ltd

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Additional Information

This material is original

Updated by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 8 November 1999

Updated by Lesley Richmond , Acting Director, 3 March 2000

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