British Transport Commission (Grangemouth Docks and Bo'ness Docks) records

Primary maker
1. British Transport Commission
2. British Transport Docks Board
3. British Transport Docks Commission
Production date
1906-1965
Description
Tidal registers, registers of ships using docks, ship log books, correspondence and circulars

Object detail

Name/title notes
Grangemouth Docks were originally operated by the Forth & Clyde Canal Co and then the Canal Department of the Caledonian Railway Co. With nationalisation in 1947 docks became the responsibility of the British Transport Commission. The Forth Harbour Reorganisation Scheme, 1967, led to Grangemouth Docks becoming part of Forth Ports Authority. In the 1970s, by volume of cargo, Grangemouth was Scotland's second largest port.
Level of current record
Collection
Production date
1906-1965
Measurements
43 items (1.6m)
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Restriction
Access restriction
Accession number
A3/F4

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