North of England Glass Bottle Makers' Society

Scope and Content

This collection contains: rulebook, 1908; half-yearly reports, 1887-1895; lists of numbers and rates of overwork, 1900 & 1909.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Glass Bottlemakers' Association (North of England District) was founded in Sunderland in 1873. It was renamed the Glass Bottle Makers' Society (North of England District) in 1888 and the North of England Glass Bottle Makers' Society in 1890.

Access Information

Prior written permission to consult unpublished records in this archive is required. Details are given in the full catalogue. Subject to permission being granted, the archive is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

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