Transport and General Workers' Union, Black Country Transport Branch [5/195]

Scope and Content

Minutes, 1960-9, 1970-9; accounts, 1960-71.

Administrative / Biographical History

The branch was inaugurated in August 1960 and roughly corresponds to the Metropolitan District of Sandwell. It includes refernces to West Bromwich, Tipton, Smethwick, Oldbury and Walsall.

Reference: Tony Corfield, The rule of Law. Birmingham, 1982.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

The archive was deposited in the Centre in October 1982.

Other Finding Aids

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

Archives of the Transport and General Workers' Union (MSS.126)