Series of agreements and legal papers relating to the construction, development and extension of Falkirk & District Tramways (28 documents).
Electoral roll for the Stirlingshire portion of the constituency of Clackmannan and East Stirlingshire
Overtime worked by members of County Clerk's Department on Falkirk Burgh Extension etc Order
Report relative to the mineral position under and adjacent to the Burgh of Falkirk and the proposed extensions thereto by J W H Ross & Co , C&ME, Glasgow
Notes on Inspection of Area for Falkirk Burgh Extension etc Order, 1949.
Notes for Counsel [for Stirling County Council] in cross examinations relating to drainage of sites, coal workings and on housing estimates
Precognitions of Charles Penman (House Factor, Carron Co), Andrew Patrick (Foundries Manager, Carron Co) and Andrew Hardie Peebles (Mining Civil Engineer)
Monthly reports by House Factor, Falkirk to Falkirk Town Council Housing Committee on lets, re-lets and exchanges of houses (not included in Volumes 1-3 of evidence for Counsel for Inquiry). Names tenants at each address and shows rents.
Originals of papers included in Volumes 1-3 of evidence for Counsel for Inquiry. Includes bore journals of David Pollock & Co Ltd at Merchiston R C School, Falkirk and plan of playing field, Report by Planning Officer on industrial development at Grangemouth Road with sketch plan, papers and copy minutes of meetings of Stirling County Council Law and Parliamentary Committee, Special meeting of Falkirk Town Council and report of public meeting at Carronshore.
Papers not included in Volumes 1-3 of evidence for Counsel for Inquiry. Includes minute of meeting of Works Committee of Stirlingshire and Falkirk Water Board, 1946, Falkirk Burgh Memorandum of duties for Town Chamberlain, Collector of Assessments etc, Copy letter Derbyshire County Council Clerk to Stirling County Clerk on borough extensions, copy letter National Coal Board to Stirling County Clerk and report of Falkirk Burgh Engineer on extending 9" sewer east of Carmuirs Foundry with cost, 10 Nov 1948
Volume 1 of papers on Opposition for Stirling County Council to the Falkirk Burgh Extension etc Order, 1949. Includes statistics and reports on undeveloped sites, population, distribution of insured persons by industrial groups, annual and rateable value of industrial subjects, 1928-1950, copy correspondence and precognitions of A T McIndoe, (Town Planning) Thomas Sharp (Town Planning) (with insert business card change of address), J M Thomson, (Drainage) J W H Ross (Mining), A J Smith (County Architect), Thomas Heaney (Drainage), J G Doull (County Road Surveyor), Dr E Neil Reid (County Medical Officer of Health), Donald McKeracher (County Assessor), George McLaren (Convenor), James D Kennedy (County Clerk), Sir David Allan Hay (Finance), W R Patterson, A Cunningham (Councillor), Mrs M Williamson, Arthur Fair (Chairman, Eastern No 1 District Council), D C Stark (County Librarian).
Volume 2 of papers on Opposition for Stirling County Council to the Falkirk Burgh Extension etc Order 1949. Includes statistics on population, density of population, houses erected, principal works and number of employees, residence of employees, excerpts from minutes, letters about recreation ground, Bellsmeadow, reports on Drainage, excerpts from Sanitary Inspector's annual reports, agreement on Larbert drainage, reports by Falkirk Burgh engineer on flooding, and related correspondence.
Volume 3 of papers on Opposition for Stirling County Council to the Falkirk Burgh Extension etc Order 1949. Includes Falkirk Housing statements, reports by Housing Manager, report by mineral valuer, annual reports by Falkirk Sanitary Inspector on housing, reports on town planning, particulars of unbuilt ground, notes on population, notes on public meetings at Carronshore, Dobbie Hall, and Falkirk Town Council and Stirling County Council meetings, memorandum on Falkirk Library, memoranda on staff establishment of Falkirk Public Library, Burgh Engineer's department, and establishment of full-time medical service, report on slaughterhouse, proposed site of crematorium, correspondence and legal papers
Photographs of flooded fields near Bothkennar, marked A, B D, F1 and F2.
Grangemouth vs Stirling County Council Action of Interdict. Relates to opposition of Stirling County Council to the Grangemouth Burgh Provisional Order to extend the burgh boundaries.
Maps showing proposed Grangemouth Burgh boundary extension and copy petitions to Sheriff Court
Correspondence, mainly from Grangemouth Burgh Clerk and the Scottish Office to Stirling County Clerk relating to negotiations over the proposed extension of the burgh boundaries at Bowhouse and related proposed industrial expansion. Includes accusations that Stirling County are blocking the economic and industrial expansion of Grangemouth.
News cuttings relating to proposed Grangemouth burgh boundary extension, including articles on loss of new factories, decision to clear the Old Town for industry and dispute with West Lothian
Draft precognitions by County Council officials opposing extension of Grangemouth Burgh boundaries
Correspondence and notes relating to proposed Grangemouth Burgh extension and application for Large Burgh status. Includes statistics on rates and valuations, information on overspill agreements and differences between Stirling County and Grangemouth on development plans