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AIRPORTS

ARMY

  • Cavalry
  • Infantry
  • Territorials and Volunteers
  • Higher Formations and Specialist Corps
  • Commissariat, Paymasters, Army Agents
  • Garrisons
  • Home Guard

BRIDGES

CHARITIES (LOCAL)

CHURCH OF ENGLAND

  • central administration
  • provinces
  • dioceses
  • dean and chapters
  • archdeaconries
  • rural deaneries
  • peculiars
  • post-reformation anglican orders
  • pre-reformation church

NONCONFORMIST AND OTHER CHURCHES

  • Baptists
  • Congregationalist/United Reformed Church
  • Independents
  • Jews
  • Methodists
  • Moravians
  • Presbyterians
  • Quakers
  • Roman Catholics
  • Unitarians
  • Church in Wales
  • Presbyterian (CM) Church of Wales
  • Church of Scotland
  • Free Church of Scotland
  • Reformed Presbyterians
  • Scottish Secession Churches
  • United Free Church of Scotland
  • United Presbyterians including Relief
  • Episcopal Church in Scotland
  • Church of Ireland
  • religious orders
  • missions
  • other denominations
  • Scottish Pre-Reformation Church

PRE-REFORMATION INSTITUTIONS

  • Augustinian Canons
  • Benedictine monks
  • Cistercian monks
  • Cluniac monks
  • Premonstratensian canons
  • other monastic orders
  • friars
  • military orders
  • nuns
  • collegiate churches
  • chantries and fraternities
  • Scottish bishoprics and cathedrals

ELECTIONS

ENCLOSURES AND COMMONS

ESTATE PAPERS

EXHIBITIONS

CROWN DEPENDENCIES

  • Bailiwick of Guernsey
  • Bailiwick of Jersey
  • Isle of Man

GOVERNMENT, CENTRAL

  • Privy Council
  • Cabinet Office
  • Lord Privy Seal
  • Secretaries of State
  • Lord Steward's Department
  • Lord Chamberlain's Department
  • Privy Purse Office
  • Works Departments
  • General Register Office
  • Information Departments
  • Public Record Office
  • State Paper Office
  • Royal Household
  • Treasury
  • Exchequer and Audit Department
  • Paymaster General's Office
  • Royal Mint
  • Board of Inland Revenue
  • Board of Stamps and Taxes (from )
  • Board of Stamps
  • Board of Customs and Excise (from )
  • Board of Customs (to )
  • Board of Excise (-)
  • National Savings Committee & Department
  • Exchequer
  • Chancery
  • Signet Office
  • Court of Common Pleas
  • Court of King's Bench
  • Justices Itinerant
  • Clerks of Assize
  • Court of Requests
  • Court of Wards and Liveries
  • Court of Star Chamber
  • Duchy of Lancaster
  • Supreme Court of Judicature
  • Lord Chancellor's Office
  • Judge Advocate General's Office
  • Charity Commission
  • Principality of Wales
  • Council in the Marches of Wales
  • Courts of Great Sessions in Wales
  • Duchy of Cornwall
  • Home Office
  • Irish Office (and Irish administration)
  • Welsh Office
  • Prison Commission
  • Poor Law Commission and Board
  • Local Government Board
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ministry of Housing and Local Government
  • Department of the Environment
  • Assistance Boards
  • Ministry of Pensions
  • Ministry of Pensions and Nat Insurance
  • Local Government Boundary Commissions
  • Commission for the New Towns
  • Agriculture Departments
  • Ministry of Food -
  • Ministry of Food -
  • Ordnance Survey Department
  • Office of Woods, Forest and Land Revenue
  • Board of Trade
  • Registrar General of Shipping and Seamen
  • Ministry of Production
  • Ministry of Labour
  • National Dock Labour Board
  • Manpower Services Commission
  • Department of Employment
  • General Post Office
  • Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications
  • Transport Departments
  • British Transport Commission
  • Ministry of Fuel and Power
  • Department of Energy
  • Trinity House
  • Admiralty
  • War Office
  • Ordnance Office
  • Ministry of Munitions
  • Air Ministry
  • Tower of London
  • Foreign Office
  • Colonial Office
  • Dominions Office
  • Crown Agents
  • British Council
  • British Council
  • International Whaling Commission
  • Education Departments
  • Historical Manuscripts Commission
  • Dept of Scientific & Industrial Research
  • Meteorological Office
  • Council for National Academic Rewards
  • Nat Council for Educational Technology
  • Committees, Commissions, Boards etc

GOVERNMENT, LOCAL

  • sheriff
  • coroner
  • escheator and feodary
  • quarter sessions
  • petty sessions
  • lieutenancy and civil defence
  • county councils
  • boroughs, improvement commissions
  • gaols, prisons and prison boards
  • poor law boards
  • boards of health and district councils
  • burial boards
  • drainage and waterway authorities
  • highway boards
  • school boards
  • fisheries boards
  • fire service authorities
  • police authorities and forces
  • parish and community councils
  • commissioners for assessed taxes
  • commissioners for lay subsidies
  • cinque ports
  • liberties
  • forests
  • hundreds
  • Irish manors
  • City of London special jurisdiction

HARBOURS

HOSPITALS

  • hospitals
  • homes
  • joint hospital boards
  • hospital management committees
  • health authorities
  • community health councils

LIBRARIES, MUSEUMS AND INSTITUTES

  • national libraries and museums
  • local libraries and museums
  • local institutes and reading rooms

MARKETS, FAIRS AND EXCHANGES

PARISHES

POLITICAL PARTIES

  • Communist Party
  • Co-operative Party
  • Conservative Party
  • Independent Labour Party
  • Labour Party
  • Liberal Party/Liberal Democrats
  • Plaid Cymru
  • Social Democratic Party
  • Ulster Unionists
  • other parties

SCHOOLS AND FURTHER EDUCATION

  • schools
  • sunday schools
  • ragged and industrial schools
  • further education colleges
  • theological colleges
  • universities

SHIPS

  • merchant vessels
  • naval vessels
  • slavers
  • whalers
  • cable-laying ships
  • fishing boats
  • yachts and pleasure craft

SOCIETIES AND ASSOCIATIONS

  • agricultural and livestock
  • educational
  • freemasons and friendly societies
  • learned, scientific, literary & debating
  • local authority
  • local funds
  • music and the arts
  • nursing
  • pressure and promotional
  • protection of property
  • recreational and sporting
  • religious
  • social
  • temperance
  • welfare and charitable
  • womens institutes
  • youth

TITHES

LABOUR AND TRADE UNION MOVEMENT

  • non-manual unions
  • engineering unions
  • metal processing & manufacturing unions
  • mining unions
  • transport unions
  • building and allied trades unions
  • woodworkers and allied trades unions
  • textile and clothing unions
  • footwear and leather workers unions
  • paper, printing and publishing unions
  • glass and pottery unions
  • retail and distributive unions
  • agricultural and fishing unions
  • food and drink manufacturing unions
  • chemical and scientific workers unions
  • educational unions
  • central and local government unions
  • general unions
  • miscellaneous unions
  • trades councils
  • Trades Union Congress and related
  • shop stewards and works committees
  • strike and strike support committees
  • co-operative movement
  • international organisations
  • education, culture, propaganda
  • joint arbitration bodies

TURNPIKE TRUSTS

TRADE AND EMPLOYERS ASSOCIATIONS

  • agriculture, forestry and fisheries
  • mineral extraction
  • metal processing and manufacture
  • chemicals
  • glass, pottery, bricks and cement
  • mechanical engineering
  • electrical engineering
  • instrument and scientific engineering
  • textiles
  • leather
  • timber and furniture
  • paper, printing and packaging
  • food, drink and tobacco
  • miscellaneous manufacturers
  • building and construction
  • utilities
  • transport and communications
  • commerce and distributive services
  • finance
  • insurance
  • property
  • business services
  • domestic and leisure services
  • general and chambers of commerce

PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • administrative
  • advertising and public relations
  • engineering
  • financial services
  • insurance services
  • legal
  • library, museum and archive
  • local government
  • maritime
  • medical
  • property services
  • welfare
  • general and miscellaneous
  • educational

GUILDS

  • incorporated trades etc
  • armour and weapons
  • building and construction
  • food and drink
  • fur and leather
  • household goods mfrs
  • mechanics etc
  • merchants and other retailers
  • metals
  • paper and books
  • services
  • textiles and clothing
  • timber and furniture
  • transport

PARLIAMENT

CENTRAL GOVERNMENT, SCOTLAND

LOCAL GOVERNMENT, SCOTLAND

  • baronies and regalities
  • burghs
  • burial authorities
  • commissioners of supply
  • county and regional councils
  • district councils and committees
  • education authorities
  • fire authorities
  • highway authorities
  • justices of the peace
  • lieutenancy and militia
  • parochial boards and parish councils
  • police
  • prisons
  • school boards and management committees
  • sheriffs
  • water, drainage and river authorities

 

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