Powys County Archives Office
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/X/149
Title: Railway papers
Short title: Railway company minutes
Dates of creation: 1855-1857
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (6 items)
Name of creator(s): [Oswestry and Newtown Railway]
Administrative and biographical history: The Oswestry and Newtown Railway opened in the 1850s. In 1864 it became part of the Cambrian Railways.
Scope and content: Draft minutes of a company, possibly the Oswestry and Newtown Railway, formed to build a railway (possibly between Welshpool and Oswestry), 1855-1857.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: No information found
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Railway papers (M/X/149), catalogue; RAILSCOT website (www.railscot.co.uk), viewed 18 March 2005.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: March 2005