Archive Record

Collection Inverclyde Archives: Burgh and Council Records
Catalogue Number LG3/1
Object Name Sub-Fonds
Level of description Sub-Fonds
Title Gourock Burgh Town Clerk's Department, papers
Date 1873-1975
Creator Gourock Burgh
Dates of Creation 1873-1975
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 LG3 for Administrative/Biographical History
Search Terms Gourock Burgh (1694-1975)
Parent ObjectID LG3
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