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Official: Cabinet: Committee on the Report of the Royal Commission on the Coal Industry: papers 41 - 50., 17 May 1926 - 17 Jun 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/123

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on the coal dispute, including: the Ministry of Labour reply to Arthur Cook [Secretary, Miners' Federation]'s query on assistance to displaced miners; notes of a meeting between the Coal Committee and representatives of the Miners' Federation; Arthur Cook on the Federation's reply to Government proposals; the report of Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour's sub-committee on the coal dispute; notes of a meeting between ministers and representatives of the Mining Association; George Lane-Fox, [later 1st Lord Bingley] Secretary for Mines, on the wages capacity of the mining industry; notes of a meeting between Frank Hodges [Secretary, International Miners' Federation] and Sir Ernest Gowers [Permanent Under-Secretary for Mines] on longer working hours underground; a summary and draft of the Mining Industry Bill.


  • Creation: 17 May 1926 - 17 Jun 1926

Conditions Governing Access



1 file(s) (1 bound file (136 folios, including pamphlets))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

RCC (26) 41 - RCC (26) 50

Repository Details

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