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Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd

GB/NNAF/C106336   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B6369)

Location of Related Collections
Scope1850-1932: letter book, corresp, production and wages records
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
Other referencesee HMC File: Reay
Scope1901-1932: pocket books rel to vessel construction costs, estimates, corresp, plans and papers, foreman shipwright's work journal, blacksmith's piecework book
RepositoryTyne and Wear Archives
Record ReferenceDS.PAL link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 27193
Other referencesee HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 metal processing and engineering, 1994
Scope1845-98: Sir CM Palmer's letters and business papers
RepositoryTyne and Wear Archives
Record ReferenceDF.CMP link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 26002
Scope1851-1933: reports and accounts, list of ships built, etc
RepositoryCambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
Record ReferenceMS Vickers link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 27797
Scope1865-1876: Robert Simpson's corresp, notices, reports etc
RepositoryDurham County Record Office
Other referencesee LA Ritchie, The Shipbuilding Industry (1992)
Scope1899-1929: corporate and financial records
RepositoryNational Maritime Museum: The Caird Library, Manuscripts Section
Other referencesee LA Ritchie, The Shipbuilding Industry (1992)
Scopetenders, site plans for Hebburn works
RepositoryTyne and Wear Archives
Other referencesee Annual Return 1995
Scope1840-1968: cost books, ship plans, work journal, agreements incl transfer of ownership, financials records, deeds, schedules, newspaper cuttings books, visitors books and photographs
RepositoryTyne and Wear Archives
Record ReferenceDS.PAL link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referencesee Annual Return 2012

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