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Conwy Archive Service
Marine maps and plans

Reference code(s): GB 2008 CBT

Held at: Conwy Archive Service

Title: Marine Maps and Plans

Short Title: Marine maps and plans

Creation date(s): 1862-1983

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.75 cubic metres (11 plan boxes, 9 rolls)

Name of creator(s): Board of Trade

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Marine Maps and Plans were created for the Board of Trade and successor authorities.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Marine maps and plans created for the Board of Trade and successor authorities, 1862-1983, includes plans of piers, jetties, coastal defences and railways.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Numbering system used by creator has been preserved.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Physical characteristics: Many plans in fragile condition.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Conwy Archives Service.

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: Dispersed to County Record Offices in England and Wales 1999.

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Conwy Archives Service, Marine Maps and Plans; Gwynedd Archives Service, Place Index: Restricted List of Place Names.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Jetties | Wales | Designs and plans
Piers | Wales | Designs and plans
Railways | Wales | Designs and plans
Shore protection | Wales | Designs and plans
Wales | Maps

Personal names

Corporate names
Great Britain | Board of Trade

Places

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