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Catalogue of items at NRS

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Accidents and Disasters

A201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5017 Drawing/Diagram Kilconquhar – derailment 30/4/1959 – track layout
GD536 / 5028 Drawing/Diagram Thornton Station – track layout at time of accident on 30/8/1966
GD536 / 6944 Drawing/Diagram Thornton Station – track layout at time of accident on 30/8/1966
GD536 / 7408 Drawing/Diagram Accident at St Neots, GNR, 10 Nov. 1895 – Drawing showing fracturing of broken rails
GD536 / 5002 Map/Plan Alloa – derailment 31/5/1958 – Track and signal layout
GD536 / 5015 Map/Plan Inverkeithing – derailment 6/3/1959 – track and signals layout
GD536 / 5016 Map/Plan Kelty – derailment 24/4/1958 – layout plan

A202 Accident Reports

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8024 Folder/Binder Plastic wallet containing miscellaneous BR accident reports
GD536 / 6758 Report Castlecary collision 9/9/1968 – MOT Report
GD536 / 8077 Report Accident Report – Castlecary 1968

Accounting and Finance

A101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7485 Company Document LNER Summary of costs incurred in carrying out various special works in Scottish area, 1927-1930
GD536 / 8218 Company Document North British Railway, Fauldhouse and Crofthead Station Traders Sack Account Book

A102 Shareholders Reports

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8214 Company Document NBR Report by the Directors February 1914 ( related to Item 8213)

Architecture

A302 Buildings

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6746 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of Gate Lodge House – Border Union Railway, Netherby Section
GD536 / 7462 Drawing/Diagram Milnathort goods shed – tracing drawn from survey carried out in 1972 – from the collection of Stuart Rankin

Carriages

C101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7401 Cutting/Extract Envelope containing magazine extracts etc., showing various non-LNER and non-NBR pre-grouping carriage diagrams
GD536 / 6664 Drawing/Diagram Third Class 9 Compartment Carriage No. 3593
GD536 / 7405 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of lamp bracket – source unidentified
GD536 / 7410 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing various drawings, magazine extracts, etc., relating to Pullman carriages.
GD536 / 7365 Label Envelope containing samples of gummed train destination labels etc. for fixing to carriage windows – believed to be LNER

C102 Pre-Drummond period 4 wheeled

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6654 Drawing/Diagram First Class Carriage 1846
GD536 / 6655 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel, 4 Compt. First Class Carriage – Ashbury
GD536 / 6656 Drawing/Diagram Second Class Carriage 1846
GD536 / 6665 Drawing/Diagram Third Class Carriage 1846
GD536 / 6671 Drawing/Diagram E&G Passenger Luggage Van
GD536 / 6675 Drawing/Diagram Carriage Truck 1846
GD536 / 6685 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel 1st/2nd Composite Carriage – c1865
GD536 / 6686 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel Composite Carriage 1865
GD536 / 6687 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel First Class Carriage 1864
GD536 / 6688 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel First Class Carriage c1864. (2 faded copies – one in 2 halves)
GD536 / 6689 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel Third Class Carriage c1864 (2 copies)
GD536 / 6690 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel Second Class Carriage 1866
GD536 / 6691 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel Second Class Carriage c1866 (2 copies)
GD536 / 6692 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel Composite Carriage 1868
GD536 / 6693 Drawing/Diagram 4 Wheel 1st/2nd Composite Carriage c1868

C103 Pre-Drummond period 6 wheeled

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6676 Drawing/Diagram Sleeping Carriage for the North British Railway

C104 Drummond/Holmes period 4 wheeled

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6649 Drawing/Diagram 5 Compartment 4 Wheel Third

C105 Drummond/Holmes period 6 wheeled

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6648 Drawing/Diagram 6 Compartment 6 Wheel Third
GD536 / 6660 Drawing/Diagram Third Lavatory Saloon
GD536 / 6661 Drawing/Diagram Third Class Locker Lavatory Saloon
GD536 / 6670 Drawing/Diagram 6 Wheeled Passenger Brake Van

C106 Holmes period 8 wheeled

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6653 Drawing/Diagram End Elevation – Brake Composite Coupe (WHR) and Standard 8' 1" wide stock
GD536 / 6658 Drawing/Diagram 7 Compartment Third Class Corridor End Lavatory No. 31670
GD536 / 6659 Drawing/Diagram 8 Compartment Third Class Carriage No. 31759
GD536 / 7327 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of NBR First Class Lavatory Bogie Carriage built 1894 for West Highland Railway
GD536 / 7328 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of NBR Third Class Lavatory Bogie Carriage built 1894 for West Highland Railway
GD536 / 7329 Drawing/Diagram Outside view drawing of NBR Bogie Coupe Composite Lavatory Carriage built c. 1895 for West Highland Railway
GD536 / 7330 Drawing/Diagram Drawing showing two outside views of NBR Bogie First and Third Lavatory Carriages built c. 1895 for West Highland Railway
GD536 / 7331 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class Bogie Carriage with steel frames built c. 1902
GD536 / 7332 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 3 Compartment Bogie Brake Carriage built c. 1902
GD536 / 7333 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR First Class Bogie Carriage with steel underframe built c. 1903
GD536 / 7334 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Passenger Bogie Brake Van c. 1904

C107 Reid period 8 wheeled

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6651 Drawing/Diagram First Class Bogie Lavatory Corridor Carriage with steel underframe, 58' 4" x 8' 6" Body
GD536 / 6652 Drawing/Diagram Third Class Carriage with Steel Underframe.
GD536 / 6657 Drawing/Diagram Third Class Corridor Carriage (1907) No. 31831 – end and roof detail only
GD536 / 6663 Drawing/Diagram Third Class Half Corridor Lavatory Carriage No. 32320
GD536 / 6667 Drawing/Diagram 9 Compartment Third Class Carriage No. 3593
GD536 / 6668 Drawing/Diagram 5 Compartment Third Class Bogie Brake No. 3624
GD536 / 6669 Drawing/Diagram 4 Compartment Third Brake Carriage No. 3511
GD536 / 6672 Drawing/Diagram Coupe Van Composite Carriage No. 2369
GD536 / 6673 Drawing/Diagram 9 Compartment First/Third Class Composite Carriage No. 32437
GD536 / 6674 Drawing/Diagram Half Corridor Lavatory First/Third Composite Carriage No. 32320
GD536 / 6677 Drawing/Diagram 9 Compartment non-corridor third class carriage
GD536 / 6681 Drawing/Diagram Eight Compt. Semi-corridor Composite Lavatory, non-vestibule.
GD536 / 6683 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of steel underframe for Carriages 58' 4" x 8' 6" over body. (Vacuum Brake Power 21 Tons)
GD536 / 6694 Drawing/Diagram Painting and Lettering Details. 8 comp. Vest, Lav
GD536 / 6697 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Bogie Locker Composite Corridor Carriage, 58' 4" x 8' 6" over body.
GD536 / 6698 Drawing/Diagram Four compt. Vestibule Brake Third, showing lettering
GD536 / 6699 Drawing/Diagram End Views and Body Sections with outside elevation of Bogie Locker Composite Corridor Carriage.
GD536 / 6701 Drawing/Diagram Plan and Elevation. 4 comp, brake third
GD536 / 6702 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of steel underframe for Carriages 58' 4" x 8' 6" over body. (Vacuum Fitted)
GD536 / 6717 Drawing/Diagram 9 Compartment non-corridor third class carriage
GD536 / 6718 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Underframe and Brakework for Bogie Composite Corridor Carriage
GD536 / 6945 Drawing/Diagram Third Class Corridor Carriage (1907) No. 31831 – elevations
GD536 / 7335 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 5 Compartment Bogie Brake Carriage built c. 1905
GD536 / 7336 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of Proposed NBR First Class 7 Compartment Bogie Carriage
GD536 / 7337 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of Proposed NBR First Class Corridor Bogie Carriage with Clerestory Roof
GD536 / 7338 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 8 Compartment Corridor Bogie Carriage for Aberdeen Block trains built 1906-1907
GD536 / 7339 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Composite Corridor Bogie Carriage for Aberdeen Block trains built 1906-1907
GD536 / 7340 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of Proposed NBR Steam Motor Carriage
GD536 / 7341 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR First Class Bogie Lavatory Corridor Carriage with steel underframe built 1907 and 1920/21
GD536 / 7343 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR First Class 8 Compartment Bogie Carriage built 1907-1908 and 1920
GD536 / 7344 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 5 Compartment Bogie Corridor Brake Carriage built c.1906
GD536 / 7345 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 3 Compartment Bogie Corridor Brake Carriage built c.1906
GD536 / 7346 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 5 Compartment Bogie Brake Carriage built c.1908-1916
GD536 / 7347 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 9 Compartment Bogie Carriage built c.1909-1921
GD536 / 7350 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Luggage Composite Bogie Carriage built 1910
GD536 / 7352 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Bogie Vestibule Passenger Brake Van
GD536 / 7353 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Corridor Luggage Composite Bogie Carriage built 1913-1914
GD536 / 7354 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Bogie Corridor Composite Lavatory Carriage for West Highland Railway built 1912
GD536 / 7355 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Bogie Corridor Brake Third Carriage for West Highland Railway built 1912
GD536 / 7357 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Semi-Corridor Bogie Lavatory Composite Carriage built c.1913
GD536 / 7359 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of NBR Bogie Vestibule Third Class carriage showing lettering elevations
GD536 / 7360 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of NBR Bogie Brake Composite carriage showing lettering elevations
GD536 / 7361 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Bogie Vestibule Brake Third 4 Compartment Carriage built 1920
GD536 / 7362 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of NBR Bogie Vestibule Brake Third 4 Compartment Carriage showing lettering elevations
GD536 / 7363 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Bogie Brake Third 4 Compartment non-Corridor Carriage built c. 1920
GD536 / 7411 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Third Class 8 Compartment Corridor Bogie Carriage for Aberdeen Block trains built 1906-1907
GD536 / 6956 List List of carriage running numbers and other details for NBR diagram 95, eight wheeled brake third
GD536 / 6957 List List of carriage running numbers and other details for NBR diagram 100, eight wheeled nine compartment third

C108 Dining Carriages

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7342 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Composite Twelve Wheel Bogie Dining Carriage built 1907
GD536 / 7356 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Composite Dining Carriage (ex-NER)

C111 ex-GNR/NER/MSLR etc vehicles

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6678 Drawing/Diagram Directors’ Saloon (Ex MS&LR to NB Section 1939)

C112 LNER period vehicles

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7364 Drawing/Diagram Drawing showing plan views of proposed conversion of ex-M&NB composite sleeper carriage to brake third carriage
GD536 /7390 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing three GA drawings of different types of LNER carriage bogies.
GD536 / 7392 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of LNER observation saloon no. 2408 (latterly SC972002E)
GD536 / 7393 Drawing/Diagram Diagram of LNER Chief Engineer’s Saloon (vehicle no. 900580)
GD536 / 7395 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of LNER 54' 0" non-vestibule carriage underframe
GD536 / 7403 Drawing/Diagram Detailed drawing showing elevation of first class compartment and lavatory from unidentified pre-grouping LNER company carriage

C113 BR period vehicles

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7364 Drawing/Diagram Drawing showing plan views of proposed conversion of ex-M&NB composite sleeper carriage to brake third carriage
GD536 / 7425 Article Article re: Diesel Railcars in Scotland and list of DMU allocations, Leith Central depot, January, 1971
GD536 / 7423 Company Document BR Proposals for lightweight DMUs – c.1980
GD536 / 7424 Company Document British Transport Commission – Specification no. 59 – material to be used in Painting DMUs – Oct 1955
GD536 / 7426 Company Document BR Diagram Book 1 – Diesel Multiple Units
GD536 / 7427 Company Document BR Stock Index Book – Diesel Multiple Units
GD536 / 7428 Company Document BR Diagram Book 2 – Diesel Multiple Units
GD536 / 7432 Company Document BR Index Sheets and Diagrams – Electric Stock
GD536 / 7381 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing various BR drawings relating to proposed Sprinter DMUs.
GD536 / 7382 Drawing/Diagram BR Drawing showing clips for repair of broken windows with temporary windows on E&G HS carriages.
GD536 / 7388 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of BR standard coach type – open second with transverse centre gangway
GD536 / 7394 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing various diagrams of BR mark I and mark II carriages, showing seating layouts and position of public address equipment
GD536 / 7396 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing various diagrams showing internal layouts for proposed standard BR carriage types c.1950
GD536 / 7402 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing two drawings showing buffers in ‘out of use’ position when using buckeye couplings – believed to refer to Royal Train c.1958
GD536 / 7421 List Envelope containing misc. lists and papers relating to operation of DMU in Scotland
GD536 / 7422 List BR National Traction Plan – DMUs – Regional Allocation List

C114 Non-passenger carrying vehicles

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6680 Drawing/Diagram Coaching Van
GD536 / 6741 Drawing/Diagram Sketch of Horse Box
GD536 / 7325 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of NBR Horse Box 1879
GD536 / 7326 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of NBR 4 Wheel Open Carriage Truck 1891
GD536 / 7351 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Six Wheel Covered Carriage Truck
GD536 / 7358 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing of NBR Bogie Covered Carriage Truck

C115 Special Purpose and Misc vehicles

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5457 Artwork Print of a painting depicting Port Carlisle Dandy No. 1.
GD536 / 7348 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of Proposed NBR 70hp Motor Carriage with open sides to seat 78 passengers
GD536 / 7349 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of Proposed NBR 70hp Motor Carriage with closed sides to seat 60 passengers

Docks and Harbours

D101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8200 Book Port of Leith Handbook, 1928
GD536 / 6105 Company Document Methil Harbour and Docks. (Statistics, Map and Photos)
GD536 / 8208 Company Document LNER Plan of Silloth Docks, no date
GD536 / 7320 Map/Plan LNER plan of docks at Silloth – undated

Engineering – Civil

E101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8426 Article Envelope containing typed article extract from The Civil Engineer’s and Architect’s Journal 1837/8, plus other items, relating to the Montrose suspension bridge.
GD536 / 8427 Article Envelope containing correspondence from LMS Highland Division Engineer’s Office and the Editor of the ‘Railway Engineer’ concerning 1924 article describing the design of a 50ft plate girder bridge; plus other miscellaneous correspondence.
GD536 / 8219 Company Document North British Railway, Standard Drawings and Diagrams
GD536 / 5354 Drawing/Diagram Standard Drawings and diagrams – NBR book – various
GD536 / 8220 Drawing/Diagram Linen drawing for Elie School Overbridge Reconstruction, NBR Engineer’s Office 30 November 1914
GD536 / 8221 Drawing/Diagram Linen drawing of proposed sand-drag in Dock Street Tunnel, Dundee. LNER Scottish Area Chief Engineer’s Office, Edinburgh 10 November 1928

E102 Permanent Way and Gradients

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5073 Company Document Gradient Diagrams – NBR (Believed to have been in possession of NBR Locomotive Superintendent Matthew Holmes)
GD536 / 7241 Company Document Dundee and Arbroath Railway – Dundee station enlargement – Book of reference to the plan (1850-51)
GD536 / 8204 Company Document Booklets (4) on track maintenance and construction, various dates 1921 to 1952
GD536 / 6008 Map/Plan Dysart – Francis Pit branch plan
GD536 / 6310 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Carlisle Contract Section 2 – Drawing showing longitudinal section – 1859
GD536 / 6311 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Whitrope Contract No. 2 – Drawing no. 2 showing longitudinal section from Marlin Cleuch to Summit
GD536 / 6312 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Whitrope Contract No.2 – Drawing no.10a showing details of road overbridge.
GD536 / 6313 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Hawick Contract No. 1 – Drawing no. 2a showing road deviations and alterations
GD536 / 6471 Map/Plan Stirling and Dunfermline Railway – Plan showing ground at Stirling taken from Scottish Central railway for the building of the S&DR
GD536 / 6474 Map/Plan Stirling and Dunfermline Railway – Plan showing ground at Stirling taken from Scottish Central railway for the building of the S&DR
GD536 / 6476 Map/Plan NBR (Elgin Railway) – Plan of line at Moss Green Pit showing proposed siding to Rosebank Pits – 4th May 1880 (West of Fife Railway)
GD536 / 6477 Map/Plan NBR – Plan of Elgin crossing – 26 August 1872
GD536 / 6493 Map/Plan Border Union Railway – Hawick Contract No.1, Drawing No.13 – Bridge under public road at Whitlaw.
GD536 / 6494 Map/Plan Border Union Railway – Riccarton Contract, Drawings nos. 4 and 5. Shows cross-sections of cuttings and embankments and details of crossing gates and fencing.
GD536 / 6496 Map/Plan Border Union Railway – Castleton Contract No.5, Drawing no.3 – Transverse sections
GD536 / 6749 Map/Plan NBR Palacecraig branch diversion – Drawing of bridge no.6 – 9 March 1872
GD536 / 6928 Map/Plan NBR Glencraig and Craighead branches – Plans showing land to be acquired from various landowners – April, 1895
GD536 / 6929 Map/Plan NBR Bridge of Allan extension, railways nos. 1, 2 and 3. Plans (sheet 1) and sections (sheet 2)
GD536 / 6930 Map/Plan Border Union Railway – Netherby Contract, Plan no.2 and Section no.2. Shows coal pits branch – 14 July 1859.
GD536 / 6931 Map/Plan NBR Tay Bridge Railway – Working section drawing
GD536 / 6932 Map/Plan NBR Garngaber Junction Railway, Contract Drawing no.1 showing plan. 8 February 1894
GD536 / 7239 Map/Plan Border Union Railway Penton Contract – Plan no.1 and Section no.1
GD536 / 7242 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Hermitage Contract – Drawing no.1 showing plan of railway. c.1860
GD536 / 7243 Map/Plan NBR Hawick branch – Plan showing ground to be taken off the property of the Marquis of Lothian – 1848.
GD536 / 7244 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Netherby Contract – Plan no.1 and Section no.1 – 1859
GD536 / 7245 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Netherby Contract – Sections showing formation levels etc., of railways and roads. Drawing ref. XIX – 1859
GD536 / 7246 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Castleton Contract, Drawing no.1 showing plan of railway adjacent to Newcastleton.
GD536 / 7247 Map/Plan Border Union Railway, Castleton Contract, Drawing no.16 showing retaining walls at Clark Leap and Flat Lynn
GD536 / 7250 Map/Plan NBR Hawick Branch – Hawick contract plans and sections – 6 August 1846

E103 Bridges – Forth

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8052 Company Document Forth Bridge Centenary certificate and ticket 1990
GD536 / 5080 Drawing/Diagram Forth Bridge Strengthening – BR period – elevation and cross sections
GD536 / 8211 Magazine INDUSTRIES ( Magazine) Forth Bridge Special Edition, February 1890
GD536 / 8212 Magazine ‘Engineering’ issue on Forth Bridge 28 February 1890

E104 Bridges – Tay

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6114 Book ‘The New Tay Bridge’ – A course of lectures delivered at the Royal School of Military Engineering by Crawford Barlow – Nov. 1888
GD536 / 7312 Booklet Tay Bridge Guide – copy of booklet published at the time of the opening of the new Tay Bridge. Describes the background and the construction in some detail.
GD536 / 7309 Cutting/Extract New Tay Bridge – Copy of two papers and discussion notes (with drawings) from the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, dated 8th May 1888, covering the design and construction of the new Tay Bridge

E105 Bridges – Other

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6605 Drawing/Diagram General drawing of bridge over the river Forth at Alloa
GD536 / 7318 List List of bridges between Falahill and Galashiels on the Waverley route. Includes location maps.

Engineering – Mechanical

E201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5958 Instruction/Rule Working Steam Heating Apparatus on Passenger Trains – General Instructions.

E202 Braking Systems

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5062 Booklet Westinghouse Automatic Brake

Government and Railway Operations

G102 Railway Construction and Operation

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7397 Booklet Booklet entitled: ‘Existing and Proposed Requirements of the Ministry of Transport in Regard to the Opening of Railways’ dated August 1922
GD536 / 7398 Booklet Booklet entitled: ‘Requirements for Passenger Lines and Recommendations for Goods Lines of the Minister of Transport in regard to Railway Construction and Operation’ dated 1925
GD536 / 7399 Booklet Booklet entitled: ‘Requirements for Passenger Lines and Recommendations for Goods Lines of the Minister of Transport in regard to Railway Construction and Operation’ dated 1950
GD536 / 7400 Booklet Booklet entitled: ‘Department of Transport – Railway Construction and Operation – Level Crossings’ dated 1981

Legal

L401 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5296 Book Parliamentary Acts for early Scottish Canals. 1 Bound Volume
GD536 / 5297 Book Parliamentary Acts for early Scottish Railways. 5 Bound Volumes
GD536 / 8450 Legal Document Loch Fyne Light Railway – Notice to NBR as occupier of land at Arrochar
GD536 / 8451 Legal Document Callander and Oban Railway Extension Act 1897, Petition against by West Highland Railway together with manuscript notes thereon.
GD536 / 8452 Legal Document Statutory Notices (3) to North British Railway as owner or occupier by tramway companies – Carlisle Tramways (1); Edinburgh Northern Tramways (2); date 1897
GD536 / 8453 Legal Document Railway Clearing House Acts, 1897 ( 2)
GD536 / 8454 Legal Document Clyde Navigation (Extension of Time) Act 1897
GD536 / 8455 Legal Document Bundle (10 items) relating to Clackmannanshire Water Provisional Order 1897 including drafts of clauses for protection of the North British Railway
GD536 / 8456 Legal Document Bundle (6 items) relating to Dunfermline and Kincardine Light Railway including manuscript draft clauses re NBR
GD536 / 8457 Legal Document Bundle (11 items) Newburgh and North Fife Railway, Bill, Act as amended by Committee, Act,and petitions against by North British Railway, Caledonian Railway and Marquis of Zetland
GD536 / 8213 Report Correspondence between Ministry of Transport and North British Railway re claims for reimbursement of war costs as presented to Parliament 1921

L402 Agreements

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5299 Agreement Agreement E&GR./SCR 4/1863.Typed copy of Agreement re working of Greenhill Passenger Traffic. (The original lodged with S.R.O., photocopy in Archives).
GD536 / 7264 Company Document Memorandum of meeting between General Manager, North British Railway, and Mr. Haig, Distillers Company Ltd re rates for conveyance of yeast and whisky between various places, 1889
GD536 / 7289 Company Document Minutes of Galashiels and Selkirk Railway 1856
GD536 / 7290 Company Document Minutes of meeting between North British Railway and East Coast Companies, York, 26 July 1879
GD536 / 7295 Company Document Letter from J. Rowbotham, General Manager, North British Railway re Glasgow and Leeds traffic, September 1864
GD536 / 7296 Company Document Contract between London and North Eastern Railway and Postmaster General for the conveyance of mails, March 1930
GD536 / 7297 Company Document Folder containing unbound papers re Report of Royal Commission on Railway Conciliation Scheme. 1912
GD536 / 7299 Company Document Bound volume of Staff Statements , January 1917 to December 1918. NBR Chief Goods Manager’s Office.
GD536 / 7301 Company Document Bundle of Specifications etc for Cleaning and painting etc station buildings, Signal boxes etc., LNER 1937/38
GD536 / 7303 Company Document Railway Executive, Easter Region, Murrow ( Cambs) Reinstatement of Signal Box. Contract documents. January 1948
GD536 / 8051 Company Document Copy agreement between LNER and A & R Brownlee, Earlston
GD536 / 8205 Company Document Caledonian and North British Railways Agreement 1907. Map of Edinburgh Areas
GD536 / 7254 Legal Document NBR Traders Wagon Agreement; Scale of 1868 with additional clause under agreement of 1876 with Fife Coalmasters
GD536 / 7255 Legal Document Agreement between the Caledonian and Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway Companies; 28th January 1862
GD536 / 7256 Legal Document Correspondence between Mr. Macpherson, North British Railway, and Mr. Thompson, Caledonian Railway, re rates for conveyance Leven to Kirkpatrick, 1872
GD536 / 7257 Legal Document Memo of Agreement between Duke of Northumberland and NBR as to drain pipe at Knowesgate Station; 1878 ( for relevant Plan see Item 7261)
GD536 / 7258 Legal Document Correspondence between Mr. Macpherson, North British Railway, and Mr. Thompson, Caledonian Railway re diversion of traffic Kirkcaldy and Lockerbie, 1872
GD536 / 7259 Legal Document Agreement between NBR and Mr. Neish as to ground at Dundee (East), 1875
GD536 / 7260 Legal Document Minute and Act of Reference by North British Railway Company to C.W.Eborall Esq., 1870
GD536 / 7270 Legal Document Standard agreements for construction and use of private sidings, examples from North British Railway, Glasgow and South Western Railway, North Eastern Railway and Midland Railway. 189x
GD536 / 7271 Legal Document Agreement between The Forth Bridge Railway Company and North British Midland North Eastern and Great Northern Companies as to powers etc. Dated 10 December 1881
GD536 / 7272 Legal Document Agreement between The Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway Company and The Forth and Clyde Junction Railway Company dated November 1862
GD536 / 7273 Legal Document Agreement between the North British Railway Company and the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway Company re Joint-Working and Management, dated October 1864
GD536 / 7274 Legal Document Agreement between North British Railway and Midland Railway, June 1869
GD536 / 7275 Legal Document Heads of Agreement between North British Railway, Glasgow and South Western Railway and the Glasgow(City) Union Railway, February 1867
GD536 / 7276 Legal Document Agreement between the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway and the Scottish Central Railway, April 1864
GD536 / 7277 Legal Document Decision and Order of the Railway Commissioners in the matter of North British Railway against the Caledonian Railway et contra dated August 1878
GD536 / 7278 Legal Document Agreement between Promoters of Forth Bridge Railway and North British Railway, North Eastern Railway, Great Northern Railway and Midland Railway dated June 1873
GD536 / 7279 Legal Document Minute of Agreement and Sale between North British Railway Company and the Trustees of the Queensferry Passage, 1867
GD536 / 7280 Legal Document Agreement between North British Railway and R and J Garroway re formation of loading bank at Netherfield Chemical Works, 1885
GD536 / 7281 Legal Document Agreement as to facilities over Callander and Oban Railway and other lines of Railway between Great North and other Railway Companies and Caledonian and other Railway Companies July 1881
GD536 / 7282 Legal Document Agreement between Caledonian Railway Company and the Glasgow and South Western Railway Company, March 1853
GD536 / 7283 Legal Document Agreement between North British Railway and Lord Lovat and another members of Inverness County Council and the Invergarry and Fort Augustus Railway Company re Transfer of the Invergarry Railway Undertaking, 1913
GD536 / 7284 Legal Document Minute of Agreement between North British Railway and West Highland Railway, February 1893
GD536 / 7285 Legal Document Agreement between North British Railway and the Subscribers to the Tay Bridge Undertaking, 1871
GD536 / 7286 Legal Document Agreement between North British Railway and Duke of Northumberland re water supply to crossing keeper’s cottage at Crook, March 1891
GD536 / 7287 Legal Document Mutual aid agreement between several railway companies in the event of cessation of any traffic due to a strike, 1897
GD536 / 7288 Legal Document Correspondence between Mr. Macpherson, North British Railway, and Mr. Thompson, Caledonian Railway, re paper between Leslie and Beattock , 1871-72
GD536 / 7291 Legal Document Agreement between North British Railway and Postmaster General as to wires across the Forth Bridge, 1906
GD536 / 7292 Legal Document Minute of Agreement between North British Railway and School Board of Old Kilpatrick re Access to Kilpatrick Station, March 1876
GD536 / 7293 Legal Document Memo of Agreement between North British Railway and Duke of Northumberland re water supply at Plashetts, 1880/81
GD536 / 7294 Legal Document Postmaster General, North British Railway and National Telephone Company Ltd. Licence for erection of telegraphs, October 1893
GD536 / 7261 Map/Plan Plan of drainage at Knowesgate Station referred to in Minute of Agreement with Duke of Northumberland (relative to Item No 7257)
GD536 / 7262 Map/Plan Ordnance Survey map marked to show proposed new branch line at Hartwoodhill for Mr. Gray
GD536 / 7263 Map/Plan Plan showing new sugar warehouse at Waverley Station, North British Railway, Engineer’s Office, Edinburgh 1879
GD536 / 7265 Map/Plan Plan showing ground proposed to be acquired by North British Railway from Duke of Northumberland at Rothbury. Engineer’s Office, Edinburgh, 1884
GD536 / 7266 Map/Plan Ordnance Survey plan of Alloa marked to show Dock, Railway, Feus etc , 1877
GD536 / 7267 Map/Plan Caledonian and North British Railways, Tracing Plan at Dundee showing ground belonging to Joint Committee to be leased to NBR. No date
GD536 / 7268 Map/Plan Plan showing proposed branch to pits for Eastrigg Coal Company at Easter Wheatacre near Westfield, North British Railway 1896
GD536 / 7269 Map/Plan Plan referred to in Tack between Caledonian and North British Railways and North British Railway relating to ground at East Dock Street, Dundee. No date
GD536 / 7304 Notes Bound set of research notes on North British Railway locomotives compiled by A. Noble
GD536 / 7298 Notice/Circular NBR Traffic Circular R.55 of 1 December 1899 and R.77 of 5 January 1901
GD536 / 7300 Report Bound volume Parliamentary Proceedings on Falkirk District Tramways Extension 1906

L403 Running Powers

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6778 Booklet LNER – Routes, Running Powers, Working Arrangements and Jointly Owned railways – December 1930

L404 Court Cases

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8425 Legal Document Bound copy of the Petition of Appeal to the House of Lords between the NBR and the Fife Coal Company and the Trustees of Alexander Birrell of Tyrie, Invertiel, Fife, dated 1917.

Liveries

L302 Locomotives

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6400 Drawing/Diagram Bogie passr. engine. cyls 19"x26", wheels 6'6 and 3'6" – Painting Diagram
GD536 / 6402 Drawing/Diagram Bogie passr. engine. cyls 19"x26", wheels 6'6 and 3'6" – Painting Diagram

L304 Goods Rolling Stock

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6711 Drawing/Diagram Side Elevation of Gunpowder Van showing Lettering, Ticket holder etc.

Locomotive Sheds/Works

L201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5278 Company Document Bathgate Shed ‘Washing oot’ Book. 1/7/1963 – 26/6/1966

L203 Drawings/Plans

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5286 Drawing/Diagram St. Margarets shed – Bundle of drawings of various minor building alterations relating to shed machinery etc. (17 off)
GD536 / 5292 Map/Plan LNER – Proposed Locomotive yard – Thornton

L204 Locomotive Works

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6042 Article Cowlairs Works – Interview with M. Holmes (Believed to have been presented to Matthew Holmes by RM Editor)

Locomotives

L101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8079 Company Document Locomotive route availability (LNER 1947 and BR 1963)
GD536 / 7373 Cutting/Extract Envelope containing magazine cuttings, etc with details of various locomotives – NOT NBR
GD536 / 6862 Drawing/Diagram Inspection seat for front of engine
GD536 / 7367 Drawing/Diagram Full Size drawing showing NBR locomotive cab side number plate lettered ‘678’
GD536 / 7368 Drawing/Diagram Drawing showing NBR locomotive lamp
GD536 / 7369 Drawing/Diagram Drawing showing tender for NBR 4-4-0 locomotive – type to be identified

L103 Diagram Books

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7433 Company Document LNER Pocket Size Engine Diagram Book
GD536 / 5217 Drawing/Diagram Locomotive Diagram Book – 1906
GD536 / 5218 Drawing/Diagram Locomotive Diagram Book – 1918
GD536 / 5220 Drawing/Diagram Locomotive Diagram Book – c1923
GD536 / 5221 Drawing/Diagram Locomotive Diagram Book – Tank Engines
GD536 / 5222 Drawing/Diagram Locomotive Diagram Book – Tender Engines
GD536 / 6426 Drawing/Diagram NBR Engine Diagram book 1921
GD536 / 7463 Drawing/Diagram Locomotive diagrams and specifications from Neilson and Co. – Photocopies from Neilson’s order book including Wheatley, Drummond and Holmes engines – from the collection of Stuart Rankin

L104 Early Period and Absorbed

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5447 Artwork Print of a painting depicting NBR 2-2-2-0 ‘Crampton’ locomotive No. 55 in Royal Stewart tartan livery with an early passenger train south of Dunbar in 1850
GD536 / 6366 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of NBR No. 31 – Hawthorn 0-6-0 (engine only)
GD536 / 6582 Drawing/Diagram Unidentified general arrangement for Neilson 0-6-0 tender engine dated 1867
GD536 / 6584 Drawing/Diagram Beyer Peacock list of engines built for E&GR with order nos and description. (Beyer stock numbers 66, 378, 379 and 380)
GD536 / 6585 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 1000 gal. Tenders for 2-2-2 engines built for E&GR (Beyer stock no.67)
GD536 / 6586 Drawing/Diagram Cab for Beyer Peacock’s Single Engines
GD536 / 6587 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of first batch of six 2-2-2 passenger engines for E&GR (Beyer Peacock stock no.66)
GD536 / 6588 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of second batch of two 2-2-2 engines for E&GR (Beyer stock no. 378)
GD536 / 6590 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 2-4-0 engines built for E&GR (Beyer stock no. 379)
GD536 / 6591 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 2-4-0 engines for E&GR
GD536 / 6592 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 0-6-0T for Glasgow, Bothwell and Hamilton Ry.
GD536 / 6593 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 0-6-0T for Glasgow, Bothwell and Hamilton Ry.
GD536 / 6594 Drawing/Diagram Unidentified general arrangement for Neilson 0-4-0 tender engine dated 1866
GD536 / 6596 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 1000 gal. tender for 2-4-0 engines built for E&GR (Beyer stock no. 377)
GD536 / 6858 Drawing/Diagram Drawing of NBR No. 31 – Hawthorn 0-6-0 (engine only)

L105 Hurst Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6893 Photograph Photograph of ex-C&DR 2-2-2T acquired by NBR in 1865 and allocated no. 312. Known as ‘The Cab’

L106 Wheatley Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6314 Drawing/Diagram Cab end for rebuild of Wheatley’s shunting engine no. 220, cyls 16" x 24", wheels 4'3"
GD536 / 6869 Drawing/Diagram Cab Arrangement for Wheatley’s Rebuilt Passenger Engine, Cyls 14" x 24", Wheels 6'1"
GD536 / 6870 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of Wheatley’s 16" x 22" rebuild (2-4-0) to 17" x 24" cyls. Wheels 6'1" and 4'2"
GD536 / 6872 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Cab for Wheatley’s Rebuilt Saddle Tanks, Engines Nos. 430 – 449
GD536 / 6873 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for rebuilding of Wheatley’s shunting engine, cyls 16" x 24", wheels (?)
GD536 / 6874 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Wheatley’s saddle tank engine rebuild – 430 – 449 Class, cyls 17" x 24", wheels (?)
GD536 / 6876 Drawing/Diagram Cab for alteration of Wheatley’s shunting engines, cyls 16" x 22" to 17" x 24", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6877 Drawing/Diagram Cab End for Rebuild of Engine 220, Wheatley’s Shunting Engine – Cyls 16 x 24, Wheels 4'3"
GD536 / 6880 Drawing/Diagram Boiler mounting – rebuild of Wheatley’s saddle tank – engine No. 220
GD536 / 6882 Drawing/Diagram Frame patches for engine No. 220 (Wheatley 0-6-0ST)
GD536 / 6883 Drawing/Diagram Saddle tank for engine No. 220 (Wheatley 0-6-0ST)

L107 Drummond Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6316 Drawing/Diagram Drummond 4-4-0 Express passenger engine 18" x 26" cyls 3'6" leading 6'6" driving.
GD536 / 6318 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of bogie passenger engine "D" Class, cyls 17" x 24", wheels 6'6" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6322 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of 4-4-0 Passenger Engine as altered in 1877 – provision of new cylinders and feedwater heater removed.
GD536 / 6326 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of Drummond Tender
GD536 / 6328 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Steam Brake for 6 Coupled Goods Engines and Tenders (D Class)
GD536 / 6329 Drawing/Diagram Cab for 17" x 26" goods Engines, Wheels 5'0", D Class, No. 524 (LNER class J34)
GD536 / 6330 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of rebuilt goods engine, cyls 17" x 26", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6332 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of six coupled tank engine, cyls. 15" x 22", wheels 4'6"
GD536 / 6334 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of tank engine, cyls. 16¾" x 24" (Drummond 0-4-2 tank as built)
GD536 / 6336 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of bogie tank engine, cyls. 16 x 22, wheels 5'0 and 2'6
GD536 / 6571 Drawing/Diagram Proposed Drummond 2-4-0 of 1876 – Passenger, 17" x 24" cyls 4'6" and 6'6" wheels.
GD536 / 6572 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Drummond tender – 2250 gals
GD536 / 6573 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Drummond tender – 2250 gals
GD536 / 6613 Drawing/Diagram Unidentified GA drawing of 0-6-0 goods engine – possibly Drummond (LNER J32)
GD536 / 7375 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of bogie tank engine, cyls. 16 x 22, wheels 5'0 and 2'6"

L108 Holmes Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6337 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Cab and Coal Boxes for Shunting Engines Cyls. 14" x 20", 4' 8" wheels
GD536 / 6338 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of 0-4-0ST as built (LNER class Y9)
GD536 / 6339 Drawing/Diagram Standard steam brake cock for goods engine, cyls. 17" x 26", wheels 5'0", rebuild H Class
GD536 / 6341 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of goods engine, cyls 17" x 26", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6343 Drawing/Diagram Drummond 2500 gallon tender of 1887 with Westinghouse brake.
GD536 / 6344 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of tender – J33 Class
GD536 / 6349 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of bogie engine, cyls 18" x 26", wheels7'0" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6350 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of bogie engine, cyls 18 x 26, wheels7'0 and 3'6
GD536 / 6353 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of four coupled bogie passr. engine, wheels 7'0 and 3'6
GD536 / 6356 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of rebuilt Holmes 0-4-4T bogie pass. tank (reboilered by Reid)
GD536 / 6361 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of rebuild goods engine H Class,
GD536 / 6363 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of rebuild goods engine H Class (J36)
GD536 / 6365 Drawing/Diagram Side Elevation and Plan of 0-6-0 goods engine (J36)
GD536 / 6370 Drawing/Diagram Outline of Rebuilt J36 by CJB Sanderson
GD536 / 6373 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of tender – (Capacity 2500 gals)
GD536 / 6375 Drawing/Diagram Tender for Goods engine No. 656 with New Century Engine Co. patent
GD536 / 6376 Drawing/Diagram 2480 Gal. Tender for J36
GD536 / 6377 Drawing/Diagram Sketch of alteration of cab on tender (No. 1438) for 18" x 26" goods engine No. 746, wheels 5'0".
GD536 / 6378 Drawing/Diagram Tender for 0-6-0 goods engine (J36)
GD536 / 6380 Drawing/Diagram Air brake cylinder for bogie passr. engines
GD536 / 6388 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of rebuilt bogie passr. engine D31 Class
GD536 / 6389 Drawing/Diagram Standard Piston Rod & Valve Spindle Oil Box J35, J36, D25, D29, D31 & D33
GD536 / 6390 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of tender – 2500 gals for rebuilt bogie passr. engine.
GD536 / 6393 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of 0-6-0T (Side Views)
GD536 / 6394 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of 0-6-0T as built
GD536 / 6395 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of 0-6-0T Reboilered
GD536 / 6403 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of four coupled bogie passr.
GD536 / 7370 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of tender for 18½" x 26" goods engine built at Atlas works
GD536 / 7371 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of tender for 18½" x 26" goods engine capacity 3500 gals
GD536 / 7372 Drawing/Diagram General Arrangement of 0-4-0ST as built (LNER class Y9)

L109 Reid Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6408 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for six coupled side tank engine.
GD536 / 6417 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of rebuild goods engine, cyls 18" x 26", wheels 5'0". D valves fitted with superheater.
GD536 / 6429 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of four coupled bogie passr. engine – Intermediate, cyls 19 x 26, wheels 6' 0" and 3' 6"
GD536 / 6430 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of rebuild of Intermediate 4-4-0 loco.
GD536 / 6431 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of four coupled bogie passr. engine – Intermediate, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 6' 0" and 3' 6"
GD536 / 6443 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of four coupled bogie passr. engine
GD536 / 6444 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of C11 Class engine, cyls 21" x 28", wheels 6'9", fitted with superheater
GD536 / 6445 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for Atlantic
GD536 / 6446 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of C11 Class engine, cyls 21" x 28", wheels 6'9", fitted with superheater
GD536 / 6447 Drawing/Diagram Cross section, front and back views, for Atlantic
GD536 / 6449 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for Atlantic. 1911 batch
GD536 / 6462 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of tender for Atlantic
GD536 / 6463 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for Atlantic
GD536 / 6468 Drawing/Diagram End view and transverse sections for C11 Class engine – superheated
GD536 / 6469 Drawing/Diagram G. A. Drawing of N.B.L. Co. ‘Atlantic’ of 1921. – Also applies to other rebuilt superheated locos.
GD536 / 6472 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of four coupled bogie passr. engine, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 6'0 and 3'6"
GD536 / 6478 Drawing/Diagram 0-4-4 type passenger tank engine, cyls 18" x 26", tank 1345 gals.
GD536 / 6480 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 0-6-2 tank engine (LNER class N14)
GD536 / 6482 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 0-6-2 tank engine (LNER class N14)
GD536 / 6488 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 4-4-0 tender engine. (LNER class D29)
GD536 / 6499 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of tender for 4-4-0 locomotive (LNER class D29).
GD536 / 6502 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement 0-6-2 tank engine (N15)
GD536 / 6503 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 0-6-2 Tank engine (LNER class N15)
GD536 / 6504 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for 0-6-2 type side tank engine, cyls 18" x 26", wheels 4'6" and 3'9"
GD536 / 6505 Drawing/Diagram Cross section for 0-6-2 type side tank engine, cyls 18" x 26", wheels 4'6" and 3'9"
GD536 / 6506 Drawing/Diagram Reid 0-6-2T Shunting, steam brake, 18" x 26" cyl., 4'6" and 3'9" wheels
GD536 / 6516 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 4-4-2 tank engine (LNER class C15)
GD536 / 6532 Drawing/Diagram 4-4-0 locomotive (LNER class D30) – Arrangement of tender – 4235 gals
GD536 / 6534 Drawing/Diagram 4-4-0 locomotive (LNER class D30) – Arrangement of tender – 4235 gals
GD536 / 6536 Drawing/Diagram Reid ‘Glen’ class 4-4-0, 20" x 26" cyl. 6'6" and 3'6" wheels. Robinson superheater.
GD536 / 6538 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of bogie passr. engine, intermediate class, fitted with Robinson superheater, cyls 20" x 26", wheels 6'0" and 3'6" – D34
GD536 / 6547 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of goods engine fitted with superheater, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6549 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 0-6-0 goods engine (LNER class J37).
GD536 / 6550 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 0-6-0 goods engine fitted with superheater, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 5'0" (LNER class J37)
GD536 / 6551 Drawing/Diagram Reid 0-6-0 19" Superheated goods, 19" x 26" cyl. 5'0" wheels.
GD536 / 6557 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of tender for goods engines, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6560 Drawing/Diagram Reid 3500 gallon tender for 19" Superheated goods locos.
GD536 / 6562 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of tender for 0-6-0 goods locomotive (LNER class J37)
GD536 / 6563 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of boiler for LNER class C16
GD536 / 6566 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 4-4-2 passr. tank engine, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 5'9", fitted with superheater (LNER class C16)
GD536 / 6567 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 4-4-2 passr. tank engine, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 5'9", fitted with (?)
GD536 / 6568 Drawing/Diagram End views and Transverse sections for 4-4-2 tank engine (LNER class C16)
GD536 / 6577 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of proposed six coupled bogie passr. engines, cyls 19"x26", wheels 6'6" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6579 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of proposed eight coupled goods engine, cyls 19"x26", wheels 4'7"
GD536 / 6580 Drawing/Diagram Proposed arrangement of six coupled side tank shunting engine, cyls 18"x26", wheels 4'6
GD536 / 6902 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement drawing of tender for ‘Atlantic’ locomotives
GD536 / 7366 Drawing/Diagram GA Drawing showing Reid rebuild of Holmes 0-6-0 goods engine
GD536 / 7374 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of 0-6-0 goods engine, believed to be LNER class J35
GD536 / 7376 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 4-4-0 passenger engine, believed to be LNER class D34
GD536 / 7377 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 0-6-0 goods engine, believed to be LNER class J37
GD536 / 7378 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 0-6-2 goods tank engine, believed to be LNER class N15
GD536 / 7379 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 0-6-0 goods tank engine, believed to be LNER class J88
GD536 / 7380 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 0-6-0 goods tank engine, believed to be LNER class J83

L110 Chalmers Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6569 Drawing/Diagram Proposed arrangement of cab for 8 ton, 40 HP petrol or paraffin shunting locomotive.

L111 Post-Grouping/BR Period

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5513 Booklet Instruction for the Preparing, Stabling and Running Steam Railcars and Sentinel Loco
GD536 / 5514 Booklet Instructions for Working of Rail Motors and Motor Trains. – 10/1935
GD536 / 7429 Company Document BR Shunting and Main Line Diesel Locomotives – Diagram Book and Loco List – undated
GD536 / 7430 Company Document BR Main Line Diesel Locomotives – Diagram Book Ref MT/25, March 1973
GD536 / 7431 Company Document BR Shunting Diesel Locomotives – Diagram Book Ref MT/27, January 1973
GD536 / 6603 Drawing/Diagram Boiler inspection doors, NBR and GNSR classes
GD536 / 6623 Drawing/Diagram Table of engine hammer blow values for a variety of NBR engines
GD536 / 6625 Drawing/Diagram LNER Class B17 General Arrangement Lot L850
GD536 / 6626 Drawing/Diagram Number plates, painting and lettering for Class J39
GD536 / 6627 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement type drawing showing pipe and rod arrangement for LNER 4-4-0 engine class D49/4 (‘Hunt’ class)
GD536 / 6628 Drawing/Diagram 2" Ross patent muffled pop safety valves.
GD536 / 6629 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of train and steam heating pipes – 5000 gal. 8 wheels tender
GD536 / 6630 Drawing/Diagram 5000 gals 8 wheel tender. Frame details for leading end of modified Ex LNER 4200 gal. tender to carry a No. 2 or 3 snow plough.
GD536 / 6631 Drawing/Diagram Brass whistle and whistle stand.
GD536 / 6632 Drawing/Diagram Details of ‘Ashcroft’ Cut off Control Valve fitted to D11 Class.
GD536 /6633 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of ‘Ashcroft’ Cut off Control Gauge fitted to D11 Class.
GD536 /6636 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Mechanical Lubricator Gearing
GD536 /6859 Drawing/Diagram Summary of superheater pipes used on each section of the LNER (incl. NBR)
GD536 /6935 Drawing/Diagram Side elevation and plan – LNER class J39 engine
GD536 /6936 Drawing/Diagram Frame arrangement – LNER drawing no. 0-211
GD536 / 6937 Drawing/Diagram Reversing gear details – LNER drawing no. K-417
GD536 / 7387 Drawing/Diagram LNER GA drawing of 4-6-2 three cylinder express passenger engine (class A4)
GD536 / 5528 Folder Steam and Diesel Railcars, folder of diagrams, notes, article and correspondence
GD536 / 5519 Report Locomotive Distribution Between Areas – Conference

L112 Boilers/Frames/Fittings

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5237 Booklet M.L.S. Locomotive Superheaters
GD536 / 5212 Company Document Worthington Feedwater Heater and Boiler Feed Pump
GD536 / 5236 Company Document Cowlairs Boiler Register (Includes Inverurie) Reconstruction
GD536 / 5216 Drawing/Diagram Boiler Tube Diagram Book
GD536 / 6325 Drawing/Diagram Sketch showing Gresham and Craven’s Special No. 8 Combination Injector with adjustable feed on 18" x 26" bogie passr. engine. (No. 477)
GD536 / 6347 Drawing/Diagram Tubeplate diagrams for D25 (altered unrebuilt), D51 and J33
GD536 / 6348 Drawing/Diagram Boiler for bogie passr. engine, cyls 18"x26", wheels 7'0" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6357 Drawing/Diagram Dome casing for J36 Class Engine (Gartverrie Branch Line)
GD536 / 6358 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement for TIMMIS springs for rebuilt goods engine, H class, cyls 18" x 26", wheels 5'0
GD536 / 6364 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Goods engine No. 656 with New Century Engine Coy’s Patent
GD536 / 6367 Drawing/Diagram Rocking shaft, Eccentric Rod etc. to connect with Cyclometer
GD536 / 6368 Drawing/Diagram Cast Iron Foot Plate for Goods Engines showing position of Eccentric Pulley and Gearing for Cyclometer.
GD536 / 6369 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Motion Balance Spring for Rebuilt Goods Engine cyls 18" x 26", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6372 Drawing/Diagram Leading Splasher and Sand Box for Goods Engine Cyls 18" x 26", Wheels 5'0", fitted with Morton’s Valve Gear
GD536 / 6384 Drawing/Diagram Eccentric Pulley, Straps and Rod, and Details in connection with Trailing Axle.
GD536 / 6385 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Chimney for Bogie Passenger Engine (LNER class D31)
GD536 / 6391 Drawing/Diagram Boiler for 0-6-0 rebuilt side tank engine, cyls 17" x 26", wheels 4'6", J83 Class.
GD536 / 6392 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Footboard and Hand Rail on 17" x 26" Side Tank Shunting Engines
GD536 / 6398 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of pipes for 0-6-0 side tank engines, wheels 4'6, cyls. 17" x 26".
GD536 / 6406 Drawing/Diagram Cast Iron Chimney for six coupled side tank engine – rebuilt. 4'6" Wheels. (Also bogie tank rebuilds 16" x 22", wheels 5'0 and six coupled side tank 15"x22" Wheels 3'9").
GD536 / 6407 Drawing/Diagram Spark arrestor on chimney top – J88 class
GD536 / 6409 Drawing/Diagram Alteration of footsteps for engines cyls 15" x 22", wheels 3'9".
GD536 / 6410 Drawing/Diagram Wrought iron details – Six coupled side tank shunting engine. Cyls 15" x 22" Wheels 3'9"
GD536 / 6411 Drawing/Diagram Connecting rod for six coupled side tank shunting engine, 15" x 22", wheels 3'9".
GD536 / 6412 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Phoenix superheater for 18" x 26" goods engine
GD536 / 6413 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Chimney for 18 17" x 26" Goods Engine fitted with Phoenix Superheater
GD536 / 6414 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Framing Extension for 18" x 26" Goods Engine fitted with Phoenix Superheater
GD536 / 6415 Drawing/Diagram Frame arrangement for class J35 rebuilds
GD536 / 6422 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Smokebox for Rebuilt Goods Engine D Valve fitted
GD536 / 6423 Drawing/Diagram Fall Plate and Pocket in Smokebox for 18" x 26" goods Engines, D Valve.
GD536 / 6427 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Cylinder Automatic By-pass Valves for Intermediate Engines – Superheated.
GD536 / 6435 Drawing/Diagram Alteration to Screw Reverse Gear Handle for D29, D32 and D33 Classes
GD536 / 6436 Drawing/Diagram Safety valve casing for rebuilt bogie Intermediate engine, 19" x 26", wheels 6'0" and 3'6" fitted with superheater.
GD536 / 6437 Drawing/Diagram Snifting Valve for Atlantic Engines with Robinson Superheater
GD536 / 6438 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Steam Brake fitted to C11 Class Engines
GD536 / 6439 Drawing/Diagram Cab Arrangement – Atlantic engines
GD536 / 6440 Drawing/Diagram Atlantic chimney.
GD536 / 6441 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Chimney for 4-4-2 Class – fitted with Superheater.
GD536 / 6442 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement and details of Speed Recorder Friction Drive – C11 Class
GD536 / 6453 Drawing/Diagram Blower and draught retarder cocks and stud for Atlantic engine fitted with superheater.
GD536 / 6454 Drawing/Diagram Proposed alteration to regulator handle for 20" x 28" bogie passr. engine (Atlantic type)
GD536 / 6455 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of GN pattern anti-vacuum valve and header, Atlantic engines and 4-4-0 engines.
GD536 / 6456 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Smith’s Speed recorder fitted to C11 Class engines
GD536 / 6457 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Smith’s Speed recorder fitted to C11 Class engines
GD536 / 6458 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement and details of anchoring gear for Smith’s Speed recorder. Spur gear drive. C11 Class
GD536 / 6459 Drawing/Diagram Buchanan tender water gauge. 1911 batch
GD536 / 6460 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of coal rails for tender of Atlantic engines.
GD536 / 6470 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Chimney for 4 Coupled Passenger Engine – R Class
GD536 / 6475 Drawing/Diagram Screw Reversing Gear for BP Engines, Cyls 19" x 26", 6'6" and 3'6" (D29, D32 and D33)
GD536 / 6483 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement and Details of 6 Feed Madison-Kipp, Mechanical Lubricator fitted to N14 Class Engine
GD536 / 6484 Drawing/Diagram Boiler for D29 Class engine – single barrel, vertical roof stays.
GD536 / 6485 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement and Details of Chimney for 19" x 26" Bogie Passenger Engine, Wheels 6'6" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6486 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Chimney – Bogie Passenger Engine Cyls 19" x 26", Wheels 6'6" and 3'6" fitted with Phoenix Superheater.
GD536 / 6487 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement for chimney for rebuilt bogie passr. engine, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 6'6" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6492 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Detroit 3 feed lubricator for bogie passr. engine, cyls 19" x 26" – ‘Scott’ Class fitted with Phoenix superheater.
GD536 / 6495 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Screw Reversing Gear for B.P. Engines.
GD536 / 6497 Drawing/Diagram Ross Pop safety valve casing for NB class engines.
GD536 / 6498 Drawing/Diagram Ross Pop safety valve casing for NB class engines.
GD536 / 6500 Drawing/Diagram Buchanan’s Automatic Water Gauge Columns – 0-6-2 side tank engine, 18" x 26" 1586 Gals.
GD536 / 6501 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Firebox Brick Arches and Lining for 0-6-0 Radial Tank with Oil Fuel (Scarab)
GD536 / 6507 Drawing/Diagram Alteration of footsteps for 0-6-2 radial tank engine, cyls 18" x 26", wheels 4'6" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6508 Drawing/Diagram Pipe arrangement for 0-6-2 Type Goods Tank Engines
GD536 / 6509 Drawing/Diagram Pipe arrangement for 0-6-2 type side tank engine, cyls 18" x 26", wheels 4'6 and 3'9
GD536 / 6510 Drawing/Diagram Plan of tanks for N15
GD536 / 6511 Drawing/Diagram 0-6-2T – Smokebox door accessories
GD536 / 6512 Drawing/Diagram Yorkshire Engine Co. Boiler drawing, presumed for C15
GD536 / 6513 Drawing/Diagram Boiler and firebox details for 4-4-2 tank engine (LNER class C15)
GD536 / 6514 Drawing/Diagram Chimney for 4-4-2 tank engine (LNER class C15)
GD536 / 6518 Drawing/Diagram Pipe arrangement
GD536 / 6519 Drawing/Diagram Pipe arrangement, end views, 4-4-2 tank engine (C15)
GD536 / 6520 Drawing/Diagram Whistle and details for 4-4-2 tank engine (LNER class C15)
GD536 / 6521 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of No. 9 Exhaust Steam Injector (D&M) fitted to ‘Scott’ Superheated Engines
GD536 / 6522 Drawing/Diagram Dome and safety valve casing for bogie passr. engine, cyls 20" x 26", wheels 6'6" and 3'6", fitted with Schmidt superheater.
GD536 / 6523 Drawing/Diagram LNER class D30 4-4-0 locomotive – Frame template – rebuild
GD536 / 6527 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of vacuum atomising boxes connecting to Wakefield’s Patent Mechanical lubricator for bogie passr. engine, cyls 20" x 26",wheels 6'6" and 3'6", fitted with superheater – Engine No. 411
GD536 / 6528 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of gearing for Wakefield’s patent mechanical lubricator for bogie passr. engine,cyls 20" x 26", wheels 6'6" and 3'6".
GD536 / 6529 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement and details of anti-carbonising steam jet attachment. To be fitted to engine 418, transferred to 412 16/8/1916.
GD536 / 6530 Drawing/Diagram 4-4-0 locomotive (LNER class D30) – Alteration to panels and platform, also arrangement of pipes and brake gear on tender.
GD536 / 6540 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Wakefield mechanical lubricator, pipes and connections to steam pipes as fitted to D34.
GD536 / 6541 Drawing/Diagram Reversing gear details for four coupled passr. engine, cyls 20" x 26", wheels 6'0" and 3'6", fitted with superheater.
GD536 / 6542 Drawing/Diagram Reversing screw wheel and plate for bogie passr. engine, cyls 20" x 26", 6'0" and 3'6" – D30 and D34
GD536 / 6543 Drawing/Diagram LNER class D34 4-4-0 locomotive – Smokebox, blastpipe for proposed new cylinders
GD536 / 6544 Drawing/Diagram ‘Coale’ 3½" muffler safety valve.
GD536 / 6546 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of superheater damper for 6 coupled goods engines with superheater. (LNER class J37)
GD536 / 6553 Drawing/Diagram Position of fog signal for J37 engine. (Plunger Type)
GD536 / 6555 Drawing/Diagram Details of pyrometer connection – Foster – for six coupled goods engine – fitted with superheater, cyls 19" x 26", wheels 5'0"
GD536 / 6556 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of Motion (Fitted with Indicator Gear) for 6 Coupled Goods Engines fitted with Superheaters, J37
GD536 / 6564 Drawing/Diagram 4-4-2 tank engine – Front, Section and Cab Fittings (LNER class C16)
GD536 / 6595 Drawing/Diagram Full size drawing of NBR cast iron tender number plate, including sample lettering and numbers
GD536 / 6597 Drawing/Diagram Alterations to Brake Gear Drummond’s Tender for Goods Engines 18" x 26"
GD536 / 6602 Drawing/Diagram Trammelling of axlebox centres, with relation to axlebox guide centres.
GD536 / 6604 Drawing/Diagram 3 Tubeplate Diagrams
GD536 / 6607 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of J and B steam system of carriage heating for bogie passr. engine Nos. 325, 326, 327 and 328.
GD536 / 6608 Drawing/Diagram Cock for heating apparatus
GD536 / 6609 Drawing/Diagram Slip Coupling for Pilot Engine
GD536 / 6634 Drawing/Diagram Detroit lubricator No. 0A
GD536 / 6635 Drawing/Diagram Lubricators for engine bogies and pony trucks, also coupled wheels.
GD536 / 6637 Drawing/Diagram Tallow Cock for Bogie Engine Cyls. 18" x 26", Wheels 6'6" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6638 Drawing/Diagram Engine lubricator pads
GD536 / 6640 Drawing/Diagram Detroit lubricator No. 32A
GD536 / 6641 Drawing/Diagram Detroit lubricator No. 5A
GD536 / 6642 Drawing/Diagram Detroit lubricator No. 12A
GD536 / 6643 Drawing/Diagram Wakefield mechanical lubricator gear.
GD536 / 6644 Drawing/Diagram Detroit lubricator No. 22A
GD536 / 6645 Drawing/Diagram Paterson’s patent sight feed lubricator.
GD536 / 6646 Drawing/Diagram Metallic packing for piston rods and valve spindles. Bogie passr. engine cyls 19" x 26", wheels 6'6" and 3'6" H and R classes, also Intermediate cyls 19" x 26", wheels 6'0" and 3'6", also rebuilt Intermediate cyls 19" x 26", wheels 6'0" and 3'6"
GD536 / 6647 Drawing/Diagram Safety valve springs – particulars of springs for spring testing.
GD536 / 6856 Drawing/Diagram NBR Locomotive Headlamp – full size tracing
GD536 / 6863 Drawing/Diagram Full size drawing of oval cabside number plate and class plate, including lettering samples
GD536 / 6865 Drawing/Diagram Cast Iron Pillar and Details for Tablet Catcher
GD536 / 6866 Drawing/Diagram Whistle and Westinghouse steam cock for Bogie Passr. engine, cyls. 18" x 26"
GD536 / 6881 Drawing/Diagram Boiler for Wheatley’s Shunting Engines, Cyls 16" x 24", Wheels 4'3".
GD536 / 6933 Drawing/Diagram Full size drawing of NBR oval cab side number plate, showing lettering and numbers for engine 678
GD536 / 6934 Drawing/Diagram Boiler backhead details for LNER class K2 locomotive
GD536 / 6938 Drawing/Diagram NBR locomotive boiler diagram no. 77 ( for LNER classes J35 and J37)
GD536 / 6939 Drawing/Diagram NBR locomotive boiler diagram no. 78 (for LNER classes D30, D33 and D34)
GD536 / 6940 Drawing/Diagram NBR locomotive boiler diagram no. 81 (for LNER classes C15, C16 and N15)
GD536 / 6941 Drawing/Diagram NBR locomotive boiler diagram no. 84 (for LNER class J83)
GD536 / 6942 Drawing/Diagram NBR locomotive boiler diagram no. 85 (for LNER class Y9)
GD536 / 6943 Drawing/Diagram NBR locomotive boiler diagram no. 87 (for LNER class J88)

L113 Lists and Notes

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5274 List W. Beckerlegge list of NBR Locomotives

L114 Performance/Trials/Costs

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5147 Company Document Costing Steam Engine Power for Passenger Train Working
GD536 / 5169 Company Document Locomotive Running Expenses, Abstract C. 1928-1937

L115 Mileages and Records

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5159 Company Document Locomotive Mileage Book 1921 – 1940
GD536 / 5160 Company Document Locomotive Mileage Book 1924 – 1935 (LNER No.1)
GD536 / 5161 Company Document Locomotive Mileage Book 1924 – 1935 (LNER No.2)
GD536 / 5162 Company Document Locomotive Mileage Book 1936 – 1946
GD536 / 5163 Company Document Locomotive Mileage Book 1947 – 1951
GD536 / 5164 Company Document Locomotive Mileage Book 1947 – 1951
GD536 / 5166 Company Document Locomotive Record Book 1923 – 1940
GD536 / 6965 Company Document Locomotive Record Cards
GD536 / 6966 Company Document Locomotive Record Cards
GD536 / 6967 Company Document Locomotive Record Cards
GD536 / 6889 List Extracts from NBR locomotive mileage records (handwritten)

L117 Maintenance/Repair

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5238 Company Document Record Book – Boilers Fitted, Replaced, Serviced etc.
GD536 / 6860 Drawing/Diagram Joints – list of NB Classes (Sketches Nos. 4584, 4585, 4588, 4590, 4593, 4594, 4596 and 4597
GD536 / 5203 Notes Steam Trials of Repaired Locomotives. Envelope of notes, numbers, dates, given by A.G. Dunbar to W. Hennigan.

Magazine Collection

M201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8071 Magazine Original copy of the ‘Railway Times’ 27 Aug. 1842

Miscellaneous

M101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8018 Book Bradshaw’s Railway Manual and Shareholders Guide and Directory 1877
GD536 / 8038 Booklet Railway Clearing House code book of telegraphic addresses 1921
GD536 / 8041 Booklet Two booklets re: J.B. Edmundson’s ticket and apparatus
GD536 / 8065 Booklet British Transport in 1957 – staff editions booklet
GD536 / 8029 Collection Collection of Railway Clearing House junction diagrams – UK
GD536 / 8072 Collection Collection of miscellaneous papers re: Scottish railways – c. 1860s onwards
GD536 / 8070 Company Document Folder containing papers re: Scottish railtours in the 1950s and 60s
GD536 / 8004 Folder/Binder Box of miscellaneous papers ex-Mr R Montgomery

NBR Study Group and Associations

N105 Other Railway Associations and Societies

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5318 List Commemorative SLS Dinner Glasgow – 28/10/1950

Paperwork and Tickets

P101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7319 Company Document Examples of NBR paperwork: Parcels waybills, dividend warrant dated 1918 and letter regarding call up of £7 Guaranteed Shares in 1857
GD536 / 7446 Company Document NBR traffic abstract sheet, Dunbar, May 1894
GD536 / 7447 Company Document NBR various telegraph messages to/from Dunbar, c.1919
GD536 / 7449 Company Document NBR return to HM Government re: War service rendered – Dunbar c.1919 (examples of two forms)
GD536 / 8069 Company Document Collection of miscellaneous LMS and LNER wagon labels
GD536 / 8209 Company Document 12 items of miscellaneous NBR paperwork mainly waybills and telegraph messages etc ex Craigendoran Station
GD536 / 8210 Company Document Collection of telegraph messages from Craigendoran Station trying to locate missing roll of music left on train by passenger. 1893
GD536 / 8222 Company Document Leven and East of Fife Railway Parcels Way-Bill, January 1872
GD536 / 8223 Company Document Greenock Harbour Trust – 3 items of paperwork c 1892
GD536 / 8058 Folder/Binder Folder of miscellaneous NBR paperwork

P103 Passenger Operations

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7448 Company Document NBR coaching stock report sheet, Dunbar, 29 Sep. 1919

P104 Goods Operations

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6399 Company Document Examples of NBR goods operation paperwork from Lenzie and other places
GD536 / 6964 Company Document Numerous examples of NBR goods operations paperwork, mostly from Meldon Station
GD536 / 7451 Company Document NBR parcels way-bills and other paperwork – Dunbar c. 1896
GD536 / 7452 Company Document NBR livestock consignment note – Dunbar, 1919
GD536 / 7464 Company Document Parcel waybills
GD536 / 7465 Company Document Wagon label – from Silloth
GD536 / 7474 Company Document NBR Invoice for coal, coke etc dated May 1876
GD536 / 7477 Company Document Wagon label – from Dundee Tay Bridge
GD536 / 7478 Company Document 5 items including Invoices and Waybills
GD536 / 7480 Company Document NBR memo from Glasgow Sighthill dated 1868
GD536 / 7481 Company Document 5 examples of NBR parcel waybills
GD536 / 7484 Company Document Leven and East of Fife Rly Parcels Abstract Book – February 1st 1869
GD536 / 7486 Company Document LNER Goods station works and accounts – detailed staff guide to goods operation – 1931

Photograph Collections

P302 NBR Study Group Collection

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7420 Photo batch Envelope containing various photographs of diesel multiple units and railcars on first entering service in Scotland in the 1950s Also contains press cutting showing DMU vehicle no SC79092 in aftermath of collision and fire – no date

Publicity Material

P201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6747 Booklet NBR Guide to the Land of Scott, 1911
GD536 / 7467 Company Document Publicity booklet – East Coast Route
GD536 / 7468 Company Document NBR Guide Book – The Beauties of Scotland – 1912
GD536 / 7470 Company Document NBR publicity booklet – Aberfoyle and the Trossachs
GD536 / 7471 Company Document NBR Tourist guide book – West Highland
GD536 / 7473 Company Document NBR Tourist guide book – Through the Lothians
GD536 / 7389 Cutting/Extract Envelope containing railway advertisements extracted from various magazines covering LNER, LMS, GWR, SR and BR examples.
GD536 / 7409 Cutting/Extract Coloured magazine cuttings illustrating various enamel advertising signs.
GD536 / 5088 Drawing/Diagram Kirkcaldy – proposed advertising board on bridge No. 83

Railway Clearing House

R401 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7316 Book Regulations of the Railway Clearing House – 1914 Issued to W. Andrew, NBR, Glasgow
GD536 / 7439 Company Document Railway Clearing House scale of charges for use of trucks, 1st October 1937
GD536 / 7450 Company Document Railway Clearing House notice re: addressing of parcels – Aug. 1915

Railway Modelling

R501 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6949 Drawing/Diagram Bundle of miscellaneous drawings relating to 2-2-2 model engine ‘Old Timbertoes’

Railways – Other

R201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7314 Article Notes on the Railways of Great Britain – Copy of an article written by Charles Rous Marten to the Minister for Public Works, New Zealand, in 1887.

R202 Absorbed Railway Companies

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7472 Company Document Original hand written letter to B.B. Reed at Monkland Railway office dated 3 October 1854
GD536 / 7475 Company Document Original hand written letter from Secretary’s Office at Monkland Railway dated 27 December 1848
GD536 / 8050 Company Document Letter from Penicuik Railway dated 29/9/1975
GD536 / 8023 Folder/binder Folder containing various items relating to the Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway
GD536 / 8028 Notes Peebles Railway history – Research notes (ex-Mr R. Montgomery) in ring binder

R203 Caledonian Railway

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5168 Book Caledonian Railway book containing routing instructions for merchandise traffic with North British Railway – 2nd March 1908 – Volume 1
GD536 / 6884 Company Document Caledonian Railway: List of Goods Stations, etc – 1915
GD536 / 8068 Company Document Light Railways Act 1896 – Caledonian Railway (Avondale)
GD536 / 6425 Correspondence Letter from CR Registrar to Solicitors in Penrith re: stock registration in connection with probate
GD536 / 6420 Drawing/Diagram Caledonian Railway – Steam brake and sight feed lubricator cocks for 18x26 goods engines
GD536 / 6639 Drawing/Diagram Caledonian Railway – sight feed lubricator, new improved ‘Parel’
GD536 / 6959 Drawing/Diagram Signalling Diagram – Leggatfoot. British Railways period, 1949
GD536 / 6433 Map/Plan Scottish Central Railway – Plans and sections of proposed new access at Perth General station – November 1858
GD536 / 6434 Map/Plan Scottish Midland Junction railway – Plan for extension to station works at Perth. Probably c.1850s
GD536 / 6748 Map/Plan Scottish Central Railway – proposed arrangement for new shed at Perth – 1855
GD536 / 7240 Map/Plan Scottish Central Railway – Proposed alterations at General Station, Perth – December 1857
GD536 / 7248 Map/Plan Early plan of Aberdeen station showing proposed GNoSR lines.
GD536 / 7249 Map/Plan Scottish North Eastern Railway – Plan of locomotive department and proposed goods depot at Perth
GD536 / 7251 Map/Plan Drawing, believed to be Scottish Central Railway, showing plan of railway at locomotive running shed and coke ovens. No location or date on drawing.
GD536 / 8017 Map/Plan Bartholomew’s PO Map of Edinburgh 1917 – Marked up to show railway land for retention or disposal (possibly Caledonian Railway)
GD536 / 8022 Map/Plan Map of central Scotland showing authorised lines under construction and existing as at 1873-77. (possibly Caledonian Railway)
GD536 / 8067 Notice/Circular Caledonian Railway instructions to station masters. Circular no.10 dated 1911

R205 Great North of Scotland Railway

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6340 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement drawing of GNoSR 0-4-2 tank engine (LNER class Z4)
GD536 / 6610 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of 4-4-0 engine for GNSR
GD536 / 6611 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for Neilson 4-4-0 for GNoSR
GD536 / 6612 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement for Neilson 4-4-0 for GNoSR
GD536 / 6614 Drawing/Diagram General arrangement of tender for GNSR 4-4-0
GD536 / 7391 Drawing/Diagram GA drawing of GNoSR saloon (vehicle number 982002)

R208 Pre-Grouping Companies (non-Scottish)

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6730 Drawing/Diagram GCR and MS&LR – 5 A4 diagram pages showing inspection saloons, end views, 12 wheel 3rd and prize cattle box
GD536 / 6894 Photograph Photograph of ex-MS&LR 2-4-2T no. 583

R209 Post-Grouping Companies (other than LNER)

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8039 Instruction/Rule LMS Instructions re: Railmotors 1935

R211 BR and Post-Privatisation

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8063 Booklet BR Booklet re: Camping Coaches c.1953
GD536 / 8061 Collection Bundle of miscellaneous papers re: operating practices – BR period
GD536 / 7205 Company Document British Rail Directory January 1986
GD536 / 7206 Company Document British Rail Directory January 1979
GD536 / 7207 Company Document British Rail Directory November 1978
GD536 / 7208 Company Document British Rail Directory June 1981
GD536 / 7209 Company Document British Rail Directory January 1974
GD536 / 7210 Company Document British Rail Directory July 1969
GD536 / 7440 Company Document Railway Executive regulations re: protection of brake fitters etc., working on carriage or wagon stock
GD536 / 8000 Company Document BR Edinburgh District control graphs 1959
GD536 / 8054 Company Document BR Edinburgh Goods Area manager’s file of working papers
GD536 / 8062 Company Document BR Advanced Passenger Train tickets and questionnaire c.1980
GD536 / 8081 Company Document BR Scottish Region – Trunk freight train haulage 1963
GD536 / 8202 Company Document Bundle of 6 booklets re staff relations, British Railways ( Scottish Region), 1950 and later
GD536 / 8203 Company Document Booklets (3) giving Instructions for working of Royal Trains, British Transport Commission, 1957
GD536 / 8026 Drawing/Diagram BR track diagrams – Edinburgh Area 1970
GD536 / 8027 Drawing/Diagram Edinburgh area track diagrams – hand drawn c. 1966-69
GD536 / 8057 Drawing/Diagram Manuscript book of sketch junction and yard diagrams – BR era
GD536 / 8100 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Portobello (various) 25/12/1971
GD536 / 8101 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Niddrie West Up Goods (no date)
GD536 / 8102 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Portobello-Joppa banner (21/12/1971)
GD536 / 8103 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Portobello up goods home (15/12/1971)
GD536 / 8104 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Portobello up goods (Kings Road) (10/1/1972)
GD536 / 8105 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Portobello up goods (11/1/1972)
GD536 / 8106 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: Portobello E&W Jcn trackwork plan (no date)
GD536 / 8107 Drawing/Diagram BR Track and Signal drawings: St Boswells signal renewals (amended) 1960
GD536 / 8108 Drawing/Diagram BR drawing: Grahamston Level Crossing Gate ratchet wheel (23/11/1956)
GD536 / 8003 Instruction/Rule BR Instructions to crossing keeper at Cowies Linn 1954
GD536 / 8019 Instruction/Rule BR Rule Book 1950
GD536 / 8040 Instruction/Rule BR Instructions re: Lettering and Coding of rolling stock, etc. 1958
GD536 / 8076 Instruction/Rule BR Instructions for operating Millerhill Yard – 1962
GD536 / 8078 Instruction/Rule BR Instructions for operating Perth Yards – 1961
GD536 / 8056 Map/Plan BR Central Scotland ACTS map
GD536 / 8082 Map/Plan Plans (2) showing division of assets at Musselburgh station 1970
GD536 / 8201 Notice/Circular British Railways, Traffic Notice, 17/10 1959 to 23/10/1959

R213 LNER and Constituent Companies

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8088 Booklet BR Instructions for Cockenzie merry-go-round trains 1969
GD536 / 8080 Company Document LNER Point to point timings for freight trains – Scottish Area 1947
GD536 / 8090 Company Document BR National route code book date 1st Jan 1974
GD536 / 8089 Cutting/Extract Folder containing extracts from BR staff magazine
GD536 / 8075 Drawing/Diagram LNER gradient diagrams – Scotland (in tube)
GD536 / 8085 List BR Scotland – emergency address list 1973
GD536 / 8087 Notes BR Goods operation in Edinburgh Area – notebook containing miscellaneous notes
GD536 / 8083 Notice/Circular LNER Notices (various) June 1933
GD536 / 8084 Notice/Circular LNER Notices (various) November 1933

Routes/Areas

R101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5335 Company Document Mileages – North from Northallerton, between stations and Jns.
GD536 / 7460 Folder/Binder Routes and lines information in ring binder containing various articles and maps relating to NBR lines and branches – from the collection of Stuart Rankin
GD536 / 7461 List List of lines with reference numbers allocated by LNER – from the collection of Stuart Rankin
GD536 / 5391 Map/Plan National Atlas of Canals, Tramways and Railways – Pt. VI – Angus
GD536 / 6952 Map/Plan Bound map showing NBR land acquisitions at Peebles and Craigendoran

R103 Carlisle Area

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8055 Company Document Folder of papers re: Carlisle railways – BR period

R105 Edinburgh Area

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8037 Folder/Binder Folder containing 1 to 1250 scale map showing South Leith Yard alterations and also proposals for railway communications in Edinburgh. (c.1950)
GD536 / 5378 Map/Plan Environs of Edinburgh. Reproduction of Map of 1838. (Shows Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway)

R107 Edinburgh – Berwick

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6950 Map/Plan Eyemouth Branch – 1/2500 O.S. map of Berwickshire sheet XII.I – 1908 edition
GD536 / 6951 Map/Plan Eyemouth Branch – 1/2500 O.S. map of Berwickshire sheet VI.13 – 1908 edition

R108 Edinburgh – Carlisle

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8035 Folder/Binder Waverley Route closure: Folder containing BR and other relevant documents
GD536 / 5600 List Edinburgh (Waverley) to Carlisle Train Service 12/1877 – 8/1901
GD536 / 8001 Map/Plan Photocopy 25" OS Map of Waverley Route: Portobello-St Boswells
GD536 / 8002 Map/Plan Photocopy 25" OS Map of Waverley Route: Belses-Carlisle

R111 Fife Area

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6953 Map/Plan 1/2500 scale O.S. map of Tayport c. 1894 showing NBR lines

R114 West Highland

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6954 Artwork Copy of colour painting depicting 4-4-0 no. 9406 ‘Glen Croe’ (LNER class D34) entering Glenfinnan station with a passenger train in LNER days (two copies)
GD536 / 6955 Artwork Copy of colour painting depicting 4-4-0 tank engine no. 10458 (LNER class D51) with a local passenger train near Maxton in 1926
GD536 / 6771 Map/Plan Proposed alterations at Ft William 1919 – 1/500 plan. Also Spean Bridge signalling diagram
GD536 / 6772 Map/Plan Plan of Mallaig 1/500 scale – LNER period
GD536 / 6773 Map/Plan 1/2500 map of Row and Shandon. Also plan of WHR station buildings
GD536 / 6774 Map/Plan 1/2500 map of Fort William

Ships/Steamers

S301 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
Booklet GD536 / 6888 ‘The Craigendoran Story’ – Booklet describing history of NBR Clyde Steamer fleet

Signalling

S201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5757 Booklet B R Exams for Lookout men, Signalmen and Hand Signalmen
GD536 / 8042 Booklet LNER and BR Signalling instruction booklets etc.
GD536 / 8074 Booklet BR signalling symbols code of practice (1951-89)
GD536 / 8007 Instruction/Rule BR Regulations for train signalling (BR29960) Oct 1960
GD536 / 8008 Instruction/Rule BR Regulations for train signalling (BR29960) Oct 1972

S202 Diagrams

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5773 Booklet New Signalling – Instructions and Diagrams – Waverley.
GD536 / 5774 Booklet New Signalling – Instructions and Diagrams – Waverley.
GD536 / 7482 Company Document Laminated LNER Signalling Diagram – Whifflet North to Bothwell Jcn via Bellshill
GD536 / 6745 Drawing/Diagram LNER Signalling Diagram for Galashiels Station, plus Notice, dated 10/01/1937
GD536 / 6958 Drawing/Diagram Signalling Diagram – Bonnington South Junction. British Railways period.
GD536 / 6960 Drawing/Diagram Signalling Diagram – Trinity Junction. British Railways period 1955.
GD536 / 6961 Drawing/Diagram Signalling Diagram – Bathgate Lower. 1904.
GD536 / 8031 Drawing/Diagram LNER: Galashiels resignalling diagram 1937
GD536 / 8032 Drawing/Diagram BR Cowlairs resignalling scheme 1956

S203 Signal Boxes

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5791 Company Document Train Register Book 2/1975 – 8/1975, Garelochhead Station S/B. WHL
GD536 / 5784 Notice/Circular Hours of Opening of Signalboxes

S204 Drawings

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7476 Company Document LNER map of signal boxes and ground frames in Monklands area

S205 Notices

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7197 Company Document LMSR Instructions as to Siting of Signals. April 1936
GD536 / 5778 Notice/Circular Signalling Notices, Diagrams
GD536 / 6766 Notice/Circular LNER Notice M6707 – Signalling during fog and falling snow
GD536 / 6767 Notice/Circular BR notice 49A – Introducing of coloured light signalling between Marshall Meadows and Tweedmouth South – 10/12/1961
GD536 / 6768 Notice/Circular BR notice 31015/5 – Millerhill Resignalling – 23/4/1962
GD536 / 6769 Notice/Circular BR notice 31015/5 – Heatheryknowe resignalling – 15/8/1960
GD536 / 8073 Notice/Circular Special notices (2) re: Inverness resignalling 1987

Staff

S401 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5803 Book Railwayman’s Handbook, by John Aitken.
GD536 / 8009 Booklet NUR Staff conditions of service July 1967
GD536 / 8016 Booklet BR ScotRail Recruitment Selection Manual c. 1988
GD536 / 8428 Folder/Binder Plastic wallet containing correspondence and other notes, plus DVD disk, relating to the provision of a memorial headstone at Ballyhennan Church, Arrochar, in memory of those workers who died during the construction of the West Highland Railway and whose bodies are buried adjacent to the church.
GD536 / 5802 Folder/Binder Mutual Improvement Classes for Locomotivemen by M. M. Timmins (300 Q and A listed)
GD536 / 8232 Photograph Card mounted photographs (4) of St Andrews Station staff 1915

S404 Administration

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5800 Booklet Air Raid Precautions (ARP2) – Instructions to Staff
GD536 / 5801 Booklet Air Raid Precautions (ARP3 – Instructions to Staff
GD536 / 5811 Booklet Promotion, Transfer and Redundancy for Footplate Staff.
GD536 / 6770 Leaflet BR – Revised traction manning agreement leaflet – 19/1/1987

Stations

S101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8020 Book Railway Clearing House: Handbook of Stations c.1927
GD536 / 8021 Book Railway Clearing House: Handbook of Stations c.1956 (includes 1962 supplement)
GD536 / 8215 Drawing/Diagram Folder containing sketch plans of track layouts etc of former NBR stations. No date but believed to be post 1948
GD536 / 8230 Map/Plan Card mounted plan of the General and Canal Street Stations, Edinburgh in 1860.( Of later date)

S102 Stations A to C

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5744 Map/Plan Alva station layout plan 1893
GD536 / 5745 Map/Plan Auchtermuchty Station layout – early BR period
GD536 / 5746 Map/Plan Alterations at Blairadam station
GD536 / 5748 Map/Plan Alterations at Crossgates station

S103 Stations D to F

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6744 Drawing/Diagram Plan of Fountainhall station – BR Scottish Region, 1957, 50ft to 1 inch scale
GD536 / 5749 Map/Plan Dairsie station layout – LNER period – showing proposed alterations
GD536 / 5750 Map/Plan Alterations at Dunfermline Lower station
GD536 / 5751 Map/Plan Dunfermline Upper station layout c1953? – re case of Mrs Janet Hardie vs Railway Executive

S105 Stations J to L

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5752 Map/Plan Kennoway loading bank sidings – proposed extension
GD536 / 5753 Map/Plan Alterations at Loch Leven station

S107 Stations P to R

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
Map/Plan GD536 / 5754 Alterations at Rumbling Bridge station – new garage for railway lorry
Map/Plan GD536 / 8005 One inch scale OS map of Penicuik station

S108 Stations S to U

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5756 Map/Plan Stirling Station plan – early BR period

S109 Stations V to Y

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5375 Map/Plan Edinburgh Waverley c1847 – Agreement plan showing NBR and E&GR lines
GD536 / 6946 Map/Plan Edinburgh Waverley station, 1865 – NBR plan showing present and proposed markets and proposed alterations on Waverley Bridge Road.
GD536 / 6947 Map/Plan Edinburgh central area OS map c1877 showing layout of Waverley station east of North Bridge
GD536 / 6948 Map/Plan Edinburgh central area OS map c1877 showing layout of Waverley station between North Bridge and Waverley Bridge, including approach tracks and western end.
GD536 / 7453 Map/Plan Plan showing proposed alteration and enlargement of Edinburgh Waverley station 1859

To be determined

TBD to be determined

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6305 Collection Box with various items including book of engine whistles etc.
GD536 / 6306 Company Document LNER engine diagram book
GD536 / 6307 Company Document Boiler diagram book
GD536 / 6308 Company Document LNER Loco stock book
GD536 / 7078 Company Document NBR Appendix Book 0f Rules and Regs and Working Timetable, March 1922
GD536 / 6354 Drawing/Diagram Unidentified plan and sections of one pair of locomotive cylinders and slide valves
GD536 / 7455 Drawing/Diagram Bundle of drawings donated by J E Hay 8 Mar 2009. TEMPORARY NUMBER – CONTENTS to be CATALOGUED
GD536 / 7456 Drawing/Diagram 7 Rolls of drawings donated by Caledonian Rly Association 20 Feb 2009. TEMPORARY NUMBER – CONTENTS to be CATALOGUED
GD536 / 6303 Timetable Box with NBR working timetables
GD536 / 6304 Timetable Box with NBR WTTs and appendices

Train Operations

T101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8224 Company Document Card mounted hand-bill of Trains Passing Cupar, November 1885.
GD536 / 8225 Notice/Circular Card mounted NBR notice re special train running on 17 October 1921
GD536 / 8226 Notice/Circular Card mounted NBR circular re late running of 9.25 PM Goods train Montrose to Cadder, 24 August 1921
GD536 / 8227 Notice/Circular Card mounted NBR General Manager’s Circular re Anniversary of Armistice, 8 November 1920
GD536 / 8228 Notice/Circular Card mounted NBR Notice re train arrangements for Raith Rovers v Motherwell football match 4 March 1922.
GD536 / 8229 Notice/Circular Card mounted NBR Notice re single-shifting of signal boxes on North of Fife Line, 17 February 1921
GD536 / 8231 Notice/Circular Card mounted NBR Notice re special trains for Fifeshire Agricultural Society’s Show at Cupar, 11 July 1921

T102 Timetables

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7315 Booklet NBR Pocket timetable for July to September 1899 covering Perth, Dundee, Arbroath, Montrose and Aberdeen
GD536 / 7075 Company Document LNER NE Area Rules and Regs and Working Timetable with Sectional Appendix – 1st November 1947
GD536 / 7441 Company Document BR working timetable of freight trains between High St, Sighthill, Cowlairs etc. – 17 May 1982 to 15 May 1983
GD536 / 7442 Company Document BR working timetable of freight trains – Saughton Jcn, Hardengreen Jcn and Monktonhall Jcn – 4th October 1965 to 17th April 1966
GD536 / 7443 Company Document BR working timetable of freight trains – Sighthill, Perth, Dundee west, etc. – 3 May to 3 Oct 1971
GD536 / 7444 Company Document BR working timetable of conditional train services between Sighthill, Perth and Dundee, etc. 8 May 1978 to 1 October 1978
GD536 / 7469 Company Document LNER Scottish area pocket timetable July-September 1926
GD536 / 7479 Company Document NBR Public timetable 1st July 1903
GD536 / 8216 Company Document Hardback bound copy of NBR Public Time Tables July 1911
GD536 / 8217 Company Document Hardback bound copy of NBR Western District Working Timetable 1st June 1892
GD536 / 6779 Poster BR poster advertising train times between Hexham and Riccarton, etc.
GD536 / 5833 Timetable Electric Services Timetable, Glasgow Central, Cathcart Circle, M’well and Neilston
GD536 / 5859 Timetable WTT Freight Trains Doncaster District
GD536 / 5866 Timetable WTTs Scotrail 5/1985 – 5/1994. 20 off
GD536 / 6989 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh Wav., Perth, Dundee and Branches. January 1959 to June 1959
GD536 / 6990 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh Wav., Perth, Dundee and Branches. January 1959 to June 1959
GD536 / 6991 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh Wav., Perth, Dundee and Branches. June to September 1959
GD536 / 6992 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh Wav., Perth, Dundee and Branches. November 1959 to June 1960
GD536 / 6993 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh Wav., Perth, Dundee and Branches. June to September 1960
GD536 / 6994 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh Wav., Perth, Dundee and Branches. April to June 1960
GD536 / 6995 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – All Scotland. June to September 1962
GD536 / 6996 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Tweedmouth, Carlisle, Edinburgh, Perth, Aberdeen, Invernesss (via Elgin) March 1967 to March 1968
GD536 / 6997 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger Trains, Scottish Region – Glasgow central and Carlisle via Dumfries and West. March 1967 to March 1968
GD536 / 6998 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – Tweedmouth, Carlisle, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Dundee and Branches. September 1958 to June 1959
GD536 / 6999 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – Tweedmouth, Carlisle, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Dundee and Branches. June 1959 to September 1959
GD536 / 7000 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – Tweedmouth, Carlisle, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Dundee and Branches. November 1959 to June 1960
GD536 / 7001 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – All Scotland. June to September 1960
GD536 / 7002 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – Tweedmouth, Carlisle, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Aberdeen, Elgin and Branches. September 1960 to June 1961
GD536 / 7003 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – Tweedmouth, Carlisle, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Aberdeen, Elgin and Branches. June to September 1961
GD536 / 7004 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – All Scotland. September 1964 to June 1965
GD536 / 7005 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region – All Scotland. March to October 1967
GD536 / 7006 Timetable Working Time Table of Passenger and Freight Trains, Scottish Region – Berwick, Carlisle, Edinburgh (Wav), Perth, Dundee and Branches 21st September 1953
GD536 / 7007 Timetable Working Time Table, Edinburgh District. – 15th September 1952
GD536 / 7008 Timetable Working Time Table, Scottish Region (Eastern Section) – 29th September 1949 until further notice
GD536 / 7021 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) September 1947
GD536 / 7022 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) September 1951
GD536 / 7023 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) September 1958
GD536 / 7024 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) Summer 1964
GD536 / 7025 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) November 1959
GD536 / 7026 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) September 1961
GD536 / 7027 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) Summer 1962
GD536 / 7028 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) Summer 1960
GD536 / 7029 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) September 1956
GD536 / 7030 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) Summer 1958
GD536 / 7031 Timetable British Railways Passenger Services (Scottish Region) Summer 1959
GD536 / 7032 Timetable British Rail, Scotland Timetable September 1967 – May 1968
GD536 / 7033 Timetable British Rail, Scotland Timetable 6 May 1968 – 4 May 1969
GD536 / 7034 Timetable LNER (Scottish Area) Time Tables May 1941
GD536 / 7035 Timetable Working Time Table of Freight Trains, Scottish Region October 1968 – Includes final Hawick Workings
GD536 / 7036 Timetable LNER Winter Time Tables 4th December 1939
GD536 / 7037 Timetable BR Eastern Region Passenger Services September 1961
GD536 / 7038 Timetable BR Passenger Services London (Paddington) Summer 1960
GD536 / 7041 Timetable BR Passenger Services NE England November 1959
GD536 / 7042 Timetable BR Passenger Services NE Region September 1948
GD536 / 7043 Timetable BR Passenger Services NE Region Summer 1962
GD536 / 7044 Timetable BR London Midland Region Passenger Trains Carlisle May 1968 – gives arrivals and departures of passenger trains at Carlisle
GD536 / 7045 Timetable BR Eastern – Passenger Working Time Table Kings Cross to Doncaster – 2nd November 1959 until 12th June 1960
GD536 / 7046 Timetable Working Time Table Freight Trains Euston Jn. To Gretna Jn. November 1959
GD536 / 7047 Timetable BR (NE) Working Time Table Freight ) Main Line Summer 1959
GD536 / 7048 Timetable Working Time Table Passenger Trains – Bristol District November 1959
GD536 / 7049 Timetable NE Region Working Time Table Summer 1948
GD536 / 7050 Timetable NE Region Freight Working Time Table September 1958
GD536 / 7051 Timetable NE Region Passenger Working Time Table September 1958
GD536 / 7052 Timetable Copy of Edinburgh District Railway Timetable No. 1 (1849)
GD536 / 7053 Timetable Original North British Railway Time Table – June 1900
GD536 / 7054 Timetable Original Midland and South Western Junction Timetable June 1896
GD536 / 7055 Timetable Original Caledonian Railway Timetable June 1881
GD536 / 7056 Timetable North British Railway Timetable Cover – Hardback
GD536 / 7057 Timetable Great Central Railway Timetable Cover – Hardback
GD536 / 7059 Timetable Thomas Cook European Timetable – February 1990
GD536 / 7060 Timetable BR Passenger Time Table – London, Midlands and North West. Summer 1960
GD536 / 7061 Timetable Bradshaw’s Passenger Timetables April 1910
GD536 / 7062 Timetable Bradshaws Passenger Timetables July 1938 (Hardback)

T103 Appendices

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7017 Company Document British Railways (Scottish Region) Appendix – Temporary Speed Restrictions, PW operations and signal alterations – 23rd April to 29th April 1960
GD536 / 7018 Company Document British Railways (Scottish Region) Appendix – Temporary Speed Restrictions, PW operations and signal alterations – 30th April to 6th May 1960
GD536 / 7070 Company Document BR Scotland. Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs – Section 1 – East October 1960
GD536 / 7071 Company Document BR Scotland. Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs – Section 3 – North October 1960
GD536 / 7072 Company Document BR Scotland. Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs – Section 2 – West October 1960. Clean unaltered copy.
GD536 / 7073 Company Document BR Scotland. Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs – Section 2 – West October 1960. This is the personal copy of R Montgomery and contains updates
GD536 / 7074 Company Document BR NE Section. Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs – Northern Section October 1960
GD536 / 7076 Company Document LNER Appendix to the Rules and Regs and Working Timetable – 1st March 1937
GD536 / 7077 Company Document NBR Appendix Book 0f Rules and Regs and Working Timetable, March 1914
GD536 / 7079 Company Document LNER (Scottish) Appendix Book 0f Rules and Regs and Working Timetable, 1947
GD536 / 7188 Company Document BR (Scottish) Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs, 1977
GD536 / 7189 Company Document BR General Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs, 1972
GD536 / 7190 Company Document BR General Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs, 1960
GD536 / 7191 Company Document BR Scottish Region Supplement No 1. Section 1 Eastern – Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs, 1962
GD536 / 7195 Company Document LMS General Appendix to Working Timetable, March 1937
GD536 / 7196 Company Document BR (Western) Appendix to Working Timetable and Books of Rules and Regulations – Bristol Traffic District, October 1960
GD536 / 7198 Company Document BR (LM North Region) Appendix to Working Timetable etc December 1977
GD536 / 7199 Company Document BR London Midland Supplement No 1. Section 1 Northern Section – Sectional Appendix to Working Timetable and Rules and Regs, 1962
GD536 / 7200 Company Document BR (LM North Region) Appendix to Working Timetable etc December 1973
GD536 / 7201 Company Document BR (LM North Region) Appendix to Working Timetable etc December 1969
GD536 / 7202 Company Document BR (LM Western Lines) Appendix to Working Timetable etc October 1960December 1969
GD536 / 7203 Company Document LMS (Northern) General Appendix to Working Timetable, March 1937
GD536 / 7211 Company Document BR Supplement No 5 to General Appendix etc (January 1949) – Scottish Region, Northern Division formerly LMS
GD536 / 7213 Company Document BR Eastern (Northern Area) Sectional Appendix, February 1983
GD536 / 5867 Instruction/Rule Alterations and Additions to Appendix No. 71 Wef 1/1/1934
GD536 / 5868 Instruction/Rule Appendix No. 70 (1/8/1922) to Rules and Working Timetable
GD536 / 5869 Instruction/Rule Appendix No. 71 (12/3/1928) to Rules and Working Timetable
GD536 / 5870 Instruction/Rule Appendix to Book of Rules and Regulations – 1/3/1937 – SSA
GD536 / 5871 Instruction/Rule Appendix to Book of Rules and Regulations – 14/1/1928 – SSA
GD536 / 5873 Instruction/Rule Appendix to Book of Rules and Regulations – 7/1/1932 – SSA
GD536 / 6805 Instruction/Rule BR general appendix sections 1 to 17 – May 1983

T105 Goods

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6776 Booklet Dimensions of Loads – Jan 1961
GD536 / 7313 Booklet LNER Southern Area – Routes and forwarding instructions applicable to traffic from stations on the Great Eastern Section to stations on railways in Scotland
GD536 / 5966 Company Document Guards Log books (2) – Montrose and Bervie
GD536 / 5975 Company Document NBR: Handbook of Goods Stations, Sidings, Collieries and Works, 1921
GD536 / 5976 Company Document Caledonian Railway: Handbook of Goods Stations, Sidings, Collieries and Works, 1921
GD536 / 5977 Instruction/Rule Livestock Sales Arrangements – Hawick, 13-15/8/1891
GD536 / 5978 Instruction/Rule Livestock Sales Arrangements – St. Boswells, 12/8/1891
GD536 / 5993 Instruction/Rule Working of Freight Trains Down Steep Falling Gradients. 1/6/1943
GD536 / 6775 Instruction/Rule General Instructions re: Distribution and Use of goods and cattle wagons, etc. 1/9/1934
GD536 / 6777 Instruction/Rule Instructions and Diagrams for Loading and Securing... Exceptional Loads...
GD536 / 8015 Instruction/Rule BR Yard working arrangements – Leith South. C.1959
GD536 / 5970 List Point to Point Timings for Freight Trains. 12/6/1955
GD536 / 5980 List Road Wagons and Regular Through Wagons – List 6/1946
GD536 / 5982 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Burntisland District
GD536 / 5983 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Burntisland District
GD536 / 5984 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Burntisland District
GD536 / 5985 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Burntisland District
GD536 / 5986 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Classification and Marshalling of Freight Trains.
GD536 / 5990 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Glasgow North District
GD536 / 5991 Notice/Circular Trip Notice Book – Glasgow North District

T107 Engine Loads and Route Availability

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7445 Company Document British Transport Commission booklet re: locomotive assistance – double heading etc.

T108 Engine Whistles

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5826 Notice/Circular Locomotive Horn Codes and Emergency Telephones

T109 Notices and Circulars

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 5822 Booklet Code to be Used in Telegrams
GD536 / 6978 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – July to August 1962 includes Glasgow fair And Kilmarnock Holiday Trains
GD536 / 6979 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – August 1958 (SC1)
GD536 / 6980 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – August 1958 (SC2)
GD536 / 6981 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 12th to 18th December 1959
GD536 / 6982 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 19th to 25th December 1959
GD536 / 6983 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 26th December 1959 to 01 January 1960
GD536 / 6984 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 2nd January to 8th January 1960
GD536 / 6985 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 01/06/1960
GD536 / 6986 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 23rd December to 29th December 1961
GD536 / 6987 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 30th December 1961 to 12th January 1962
GD536 / 6988 Company Document Special Traffic Notice, Scottish Region – 22nd to 28th December 1962
GD536 / 7009 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (Fine 1957)
GD536 / 7010 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (January 1958)
GD536 / 7011 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (January 1959)
GD536 / 7012 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (January 1960) – Includes notes on alterations to Districts and working on Queens Birthday
GD536 / 7013 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (January 1961)
GD536 / 7014 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (January 1962)
GD536 / 7015 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (April 1964)
GD536 / 7016 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Edinburgh (January 1966)
GD536 / 7019 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Burntisland (January 1961)
GD536 / 7020 Company Document Train, Trip and Shunting Engine Notice – Perth Aberdeen and Inverness (1961)
GD536 / 7039 Company Document Shunting Loco and local Trip Notice, Preston October 1971
GD536 / 7040 Company Document Shunting Loco and local Trip Notice, Ayr District January 1960
GD536 / 7058 Company Document Out of area Trains, Local Trip and Shunting – Summer 1956
GD536 / 7063 Company Document Hours of Opening of Signal Boxes, BR NE Region – 26th August 1961 until further notice
GD536 7064 Company Document Hours of Opening of Signal Boxes, Scottish Region East – Tweedmouth and Carlisle and Stranraer to Dundee Tay Bridge, Perth and Mallaig and Branches (17th June 1957)
GD536 / 7065 Company Document Hours of Opening of Signal Boxes, Scottish Region East – Tweedmouth and Carlisle and Stranraer to Dundee Tay Bridge, Perth and Mallaig and Branches (2nd November 1959)
GD536 / 7066 Company Document Temporary Speed Restriction, Permanent Way and Signalling BR Scot East – Saturday 13th September to Friday 19th September 1958
GD536 / 7067 Company Document Temporary Speed Restriction, Permanent Way and Signalling BR Scot West – Saturday 13th September to Friday 19th September 1958
GD536 / 7068 Company Document Temporary Speed Restriction, Permanent Way and Signalling BR North East – Saturday 29th December 1962 until Friday 11th January 1963
GD536 / 7069 Company Document Temporary Speed Restriction, Permanent Way and Signalling BR Scot West – Saturday 29th December 1962 until Friday 11th January 1963
GD536 / 7192 Company Document BR Supplement No 4. 25th March 1971
GD536 / 7193 Company Document BR North East Area, Signal boxes, Loops etc. Shaftholme to Berwick – September 1957 until further notice
GD536 / 7194 Company Document BR North East Area, Signal boxes, Loops etc. Shaftholme to Berwick – April 1960 until further notice
GD536 / 7438 Company Document NBR advice of special passenger trains and special arrangements notice from 14th to 22nd May 1914 (dated 11th May 1914)
GD536 / 5824 Notice/Circular Edinburgh Waverley Train and Platform Arrgts. BR, winter 1957/8
GD536 / 5827 Notice/Circular Notice to all Employees, Sheds and Shed Sidings – Moving of Engines
GD536 / 5898 Notice/Circular Special Supplement, – 17/7/1972 – 19/4/1972
GD536 / 5899 Notice/Circular Special Traffic Notice – Glasgow Suburban Electrification – 4-6/11/1960
GD536 / 5901 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-60, covers period Sat 4/7/1931 to Thu. 9/7/1931
GD536 / 5902 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-63, covers period Sat 11/7/1931 to Fri. 17/7/1931
GD536 / 5903 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-66, covers period Sat 18/7/1931 to Fri. 24/7/1931
GD536 / 5904 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-65, covers period Wed 22/7/1931 to Mon. 3/8/1931
GD536 / 5905 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-71, covers period Sat 1/8/1931 to Fri. 7/8/1931
GD536 / 5906 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-73, covers period Sat 8/8/1931 to Thu. 13/8/1931
GD536 / 5907 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. 66-75, covers period Sat 15/8/1931 to Fri. 21/8/1931
GD536 / 5908 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-77, covers period Sat 22/8/1931 to Fri. 28/8/1931
GD536 / 5909 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-79, covers period Sat 29/8/1931 to Fri. 4/9/1931
GD536 / 5910 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-83, covers period Sun 13/9/1931 to Tue. 15/9/1931
GD536 / 5911 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-91, covers period Sat 3/10/1931 to Thu. 8/10/1931
GD536 / 5912 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-93, covers period Sat 10/10/1931 to Mon. 12/10/1931
GD536 / 5913 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-95, covers period Sat 17/10/1931 to Sun 18/10/1931
GD536 / 5914 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-97, covers period Sat 24/10/1931 to Wed 28/10/1931
GD536 / 5915 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-99, covers period Sat 31/10/1931 to Fri. 6/11/1931
GD536 / 5916 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-101, covers period Sat 7/11/1931 to Mon. 9/11/1931
GD536 / 5917 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-103, covers period Sat 14/11/1931 to Tue. 17/11/1931
GD536 / 5918 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-105, covers period Sat 21/11/1931 to Sun 22/11/1931
GD536 / 5919 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-107, covers period Sat 28/11/1931 to Mon. 30/11/1931
GD536 / 5920 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-109, covers period Sat 5/12/1931 to Sun 6/12/1931
GD536 / 5921 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-111, covers period Sat 12/12/1931 to Fri. 18/12/1931
GD536 / 5922 Notice/Circular Special Train Working Notices and Alterations (SSA) No. E66-113, covers period Sat 19/12/1931 to Thu. 24/12/1931
GD536 / 5923 Notice/Circular Speed Restrictions, PW Operations, Signal and Appendix Alterations 16 – 22/2/57
GD536 / 5924 Notice/Circular Supplementary Operating Instructions – Section EN
GD536 / 5925 Notice/Circular Supplementary Operating Instructions – Section EN
GD536 / 5926 Notice/Circular Supplementary Operating Instructions – Section EN
GD536 / 5927 Notice/Circular Supplementary Operating Instructions – Section SW
GD536 / 5931 Notice/Circular Weekly Circular No. 3047 (1/2/1922)
GD536 / 5933 Notice/Circular Excursions and Special Arrangements (No. 24) W/E 22/6/1934
GD536 / 5934 Notice/Circular Relief Excursions and Special Train Arrangements 22-28/1/1949
GD536 / 5935 Notice/Circular Special Express Naval Train Notices 1918/19
GD536 / 6757 Notice/Circular NBR Traffic Notices – 1909

T111 Rules, Regulations and Guidance

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8010 Booklet BR Standard codes for telegrams: Troon station July 1958
GD536 / 8011 Booklet BR Standard codes for telegrams: Troon station July 1958
GD536 / 8012 Booklet BR Regulations for Train Examiners and Oilers. Jan 1962
GD536 / 7204 Company Document Railway Executive Standard Instructions for Train and Traffic Control. April 1950
GD536 / 7212 Company Document BR Scottish Region Supplementary Operating Instructions 28/02/66
GD536 / 7466 Company Document NBR book of Rules and Regulations 1898
GD536 / 8207 Company Document NBR Rules and Regulations 1914
GD536 / 5829 Instruction/Rule Operating Instructions (M Notices)
GD536 / 5999 Instruction/Rule Alterations to Regulations – undated
GD536 / 6000 Instruction/Rule Rule Book – 1/1950 (Driver W. Hennigan, St. Margarets)
GD536 / 6002 Instruction/Rule Rule Book – NBR 1/1921
GD536 / 6003 Instruction/Rule Rule Book – NBR 11/1880
GD536 / 6760 Instruction/Rule Rule Book – NBR 1866
GD536 / 6761 Instruction/Rule Rule Book – NBR 1898

T113 Statistics

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 8013 Collection Collection of BR Annual ‘Facts and Figures’ booklets. 1954 onwards.

Tramway Systems

T201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7406 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing two drawings showing GA of Edinburgh Corporation tramcars
GD536 / 5126 Notes Edinburgh Corporation Electric Tramcar – Notes by W. Hennigan

Vehicles – Departmental

V102 Breakdown Cranes

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7436 Company Document LNER Crane Diagram Book – Scottish Area (covers breakdown and other mobile cranes, plus fixed yard cranes)

Vehicles – Motor and Road

V201 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7412 Cutting/Extract Envelope containing various magazine cuttings of road vehicles

Wagons (NBR/LNER)

W101 General

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7407 Drawing/Diagram Envelope containing two drawing pages extracted from magazine entitled ‘Sir Eric’s Notebook’ one with NBR and one with GNR wagons diagrams. Plus misc. notes
GD536 / 7434 Drawing/Diagram Strip Size Wagon Diagram Book (diagrams 1 to 34), with running numbers. Believed to be LNER, but could be unidentified pre-Grouping company
GD536 / 7435 Drawing/Diagram LNER Container Diagram Book – 1932
GD536 / 7437 Drawing/Diagram LNER Wagon Diagram Book

W102 Covered goods vans

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6742 Drawing/Diagram 10 Ton Goods Van

W105 Mineral wagons

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6715 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 8 Ton Spring Buffer Mineral Wagon
GD536 / 6740 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 16 Ton Mineral Wagon with Spencers Self Contained Buffers (2 copies)
GD536 / 6743 Drawing/Diagram 16 Ton End Door Coal wagon
GD536 / 7386 Drawing/Diagram Chas. Roberts Drawing showing LNER 20 ton all steel mineral wagon with 4 side doors

W106 Coke wagons

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6705 Drawing/Diagram Coke Wagon converted into Cask Wagon for the carriage of empty casks

W110 Iron and steel wagons

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7385 Drawing/Diagram LNER Drawing showing 20 ton tube wagon

W111 Special wagons

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6703 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 20 Ton Boiler Wagon.
GD536 / 6709 Drawing/Diagram Travelling Gas Tank Wagon (with 3 gas cylinders)
GD536 / 6716 Drawing/Diagram Arrangement of 15 Ton Plate Wagon with flexible wheel base.

W113 Brake vans

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 7383 Drawing/Diagram BR Drawing showing proposed steel frame body for BR and NE type 20 ton goods brake vans
GD536 / 7384 Drawing/Diagram LNER Drawing showing 20 ton express goods brake van

Yards and Sidings

Y103 Goods Yards and Depots

Archive ID Document type Description of contents
GD536 / 6025 List Craigentinny Yard Working Commencing 13/6/1966