BIFHS-USA Guide British Isles Research

      Compiled and annotated by Linda Jonas


National Inventory of Documentary Sources

in the United Kingdom and Ireland

0.037

Bolton (Lancashire).

NIDS FICHE # _______________________________________________FHL FICHE #

0.037.001 Blackrod urban district council. Minute ------------- 6028583 books, etc., 1907-1958. (1 fiche)

0.037.002 Bolton Borough County Council. 19th and ------------- 6028584 20th century of various aspects of borough government. (11 fiches)

0.037.003 Farnworth Municipal Borough. 19th and --------------- 6028585 20th century records pertaining to various aspects of borough government. (2 fiches)

0.037.004 Halliwell local board of health. (1 fiche) ---------- 6028586

0.037.005 Horwich urban district council. (1 fiche) ----------- 6028587

0.037.006 Kearsley urban district council. (1 fiche) ---------- 6028588

0.037.007 Little Lever urban district council. (1 fiche) ------ 6028589

0.037.008 Bolton rural district council. (1 fiche) ------------ 6028590

0.037.009 Astley Bridge urban district council. (1 fiche) ----- 6028591

0.037.010 Turton urban district council. (1 fiche) ------------ 6028592

0.037.011 Westhoughton urban district council. (1 fiche) ------ 6028593

0.037.012 Lancashire county council divisional records. ------- 6028594

(1 fiche)

0.037.013 Ecclesiastical records. Diocese of Chester. --------- 6028595 Cause papers, correspondence, accounts, etc., relating to the parishes of Bolton-le-Moore, Deane and Middleton. Also includes inventory of records of Congregational Churches at Turton, Bolton and Astley Bridge, as well as an inventory of the records of the New Jerusalem Church in Little Bolton. (1 fiche)

0.037.014 Methodist records. Inventories of ------------------- 6028596 various records held, with time periods covered. (3 fiches)

0.037.015 Hospital records. Inventories of minute ------------- 6028597 books, etc., with no patient records mentioned. (1 fiche)

0.037.016 Borough Magistrate's court. Inventory --------------- 6028598 of court registers, minute books and juvenile court registers, ca. 1851-1960. (1 fiche)

0.037.017 Borough Quarter Sessions. (1 fiche) ----------------- 6028599

0.037.018 Board of Guardians. Inventory of -------------------- 6028600 "records of Bolton Poor Law Union and Board of Guardians" ca. 1841-1930. (1 fiche)

0.037.019 Lieutenancy and militia records. -------------------- 6028601 Inventories of minute books, payrolls, and enrolments, ca. 1800-1841. (1 fiche)

0.037.020 Parish and township records. Inventory -------------- 6028602 of poor rate books, relief books (payments made to the poor since the 17th century), vestry minutes, churchwardens' accounts and civil records. (2 fiches)

0.037.021 Railway company records. 19th and 20th -------------- 6028603 centuries. (1 fiche)

0.037.022 Improvement Trustees, etc. (1 fiche) ---------------- 6028604

0.037.023 School and school board records. -------------------- 6028605 Includes an alphabetical listing of all schools administered, with details of types of records held, including admission registers. (2 fiches)

0.037.024 Clubs, societies and trade unions. ------------------ 6028606 Inventories of papers of various clubs, societies, etc. (3 fiches)

0.037.025 Ainsworth family. Family papers --------------------- 6028607 including genealogies, correspondence, journals, etc., 18th - 20th century. (2 fiches)

0.037.026 Ainsworth Mercerising Company. ---------------------- 6028608 Business records. (1 fiche)

0.037.027 Albinson collection. "Originates from --------------- 6028609 the activities of John Albinson of Bolton, surveyor, antiquarian and book collector (1774-1854). It consists mainly of Albinson's own working plans and sketches, but also includes originals and copies of items compiled by other contemporary and earlier map-makers and surveyors." (3 fiches)

0.037.028 Bradford estate records. "Records ------------------- 6028610 relating to the administration of the estates of the Rt. Hon. the Earl of Bradford in Bolton, Farnworth, Great Lever and Tonge-with-Haulgh." Records date from ca. 1200. (28 fiches)

0.037.029 J. B. Champion & Co. Business records, -------------- 6028611 etc., dating from ca. 1898. (1 fiche)

0.037.030 Heywood papers. Business and family papers ---------- 6028612 dating from ca. 1805. (4 fiches)

0.037.031 Cooke & Nuttall Ltd. Business papers ---------------- 6028613 dating from ca. 1862-1971. (1 fiche)

0.037.032 Gilbert French papers. Biographer of ---------------- 6028614 Samuel Crompton. (1 fiche)

0.037.033 Crompton papers. Papers pertaining to --------------- 6028615 Samuel Crompton (1753-1827). (4 fiches)

0.037.034 Cowburns & Scotts Ltd. 20th century ----------------- 6028616 business papers of a beverage firm. (1 fiche)

0.037.035 Haggas Bryan collection. Local historian ------------ 6028617 and antiquarian of Halliwell.(1 fiche)

0.037.036 Hick Hargreaves & Co. Engineers and ----------------- 6028618 Millwrights. 19th and 20th century business papers. (30 fiches)

0.037.037 James Hart & Co. Business papers. (1 fiche) --------- 6028619

0.037.038 Jackson & Brother, etc. Business papers. (1 fiche) -- 6028620

0.037.039 Lever Bank Bleachworks. Business -------------------- 6028621 records, 1834-1935. (1 fiche)

0.037.040 Lever Estate records. "Records relating ------------- 6028622 to the estate of W. H. Lever (Viscount Leverhulme)." 20th century correspondence. (4 fiches)

0.037.041 Rushton collection. "Maps, plans, antiquarian ------- 6028623 notes and correspondence of A. Rushton of Bolton." (1 fiche)

0.037.042 Scholfield collection. Documents, maps, ------------- 6028624 transcripts, etc. (1 fiche)

0.037.043 Tootal, Broadhurst & Lee, etc. 19th ----------------- 6028625 and 20th century business papers. (1 fiche)

0.037.044 John and Edward Wood. 19th and 20th ----------------- 6028626 century business papers. (1 fiche)

0.037.045 Miscellaneous deposits. Documents on ---------------- 6028627 variety of topics, covering several centuries. Where possible, names and dates have been included on the fiches. (10 fiches)

0.037.046 Ladyshore Colliery, Little Lever. ------------------- 6028628 19th and 20th century business papers. (2 fiches)

0.037.047 Guide to the Bolton Archives. (3 fiches) ------------ 6028629

0.037.048 Map catalogue, vols. 1 and 2. (3 fiches) ------------ 6028630


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