Official: Treasury: various papers on rating relief proposals.

Reference code: CHAR 18/93

Part of: CHAR 18
Next record: CHAR 18/94
Previous record: CHAR 18/92

Date: 04 Jul 1928 - 08 Aug 1928

Scope/content:

Includes memoranda, letters, minutes and notes by WSC and: Sir Richard Hopkins [Controller of Finance and Supply Services, Treasury] (2); James Grigg [Principal Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer] (5); Finlay Gibson and Thomas Richards MP of the Board of Conciliation for the Coal Trade of Monmouthshire and South Wales; Evan Williams [President, Mining Association of Great Britain]; President of the Board of Trade, Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton]; Alfred Hurst [Principal Assistant Secretary, Treasury]; Minister of Transport, Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple]; Frederick Phillips [Assistant Secretary, Treasury]; Sir Josiah Stamp (2); Cyril Hurcomb [Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transport] (2); Sir Herbert Walker, [General Manager] of Southern Railway; Sir Walter Raine MP.

Also includes: conclusions of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd meetings of the Cabinet Unemployment policy committee; [Hansard] cuttings of House of Commons questions; details of the report of the Migration Sub-Committee; details of Ramsay MacDonald's motion on unemployment; notes on a meeting with representatives of the amalgamated railways and the metropolitan railway.

Subjects covered by the file include: means to address the unemployment situation; details of the overseas settlement; railway freight relief; details of collieries closed in south Wales; the Industrial Transference Board; relief and docks, harbours and canals.

Keywords

UKAT

Geographic

Corporate

Other details

Access:

Open

Physical: 1 file (127 loose folios)
Publication: Alternative format:
Original Reference: Language: