Archive Record

Collection Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Catalogue Number LG1/1
Object Name Fonds
Level of description Sub-Fonds
Title Greenock Burgh Town Clerk's Department, papers
Date 1733-1975
Creator Greenock Burgh
Dates of Creation 1733-1975
Scope & Content The Town Clerk kept the minutes, correspondence and other administrative records of the local authorities and acted as their legal adviser. Duties included maintaining correspondence on behalf of the Town Council, acting as the Town Council's solicitor in the passage of legislation affecting the Burgh and related agreements, representing the Town Council in legal disputes and running the Council's general administration. The Town Clerk also maintained the electoral rolls and a range of statutory registers.
Admin/Biographical History See Fonds LG1 for Administrative/Biographical History.
Search Terms Greenock Burgh (1635-1975)
Parent ObjectID LG1
Child Records Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records