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Political: Constituency: Woodford [Essex]: correspondence with officers, associations, wards, clubs, etc., N-Z., Jan 1949 - Dec 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 3/5

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: Enoch Powell and Reginald Maudling of the Conservative Research Department; representatives of Woodford Conservative Association, including Chairman Sir James Hawkey (5) and Honorary Secretary and Agent Frederick Mummery (34), mainly on local association matters and advising on constituents' correspondence. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from: secretaries ["Jo"] Sturdee ("N S") [later Lady Onslow], Lettice Marston [later Lettice Shillingford], Chips Gemmell, Penelope Wall, Elizabeth Gilliatt, and Lorna Cowper; CSC (President of Woodford Conservative Association).Other subjects include: the River Boards Act 1948 and the River Roding [Essex]; the Royal Wanstead School [Essex]; requests for WSC or CSC to attend local events; CSC and WSC producing messages for "Tory Times"; constituents' enquiries on matters including housing, schools and roads; the Woodford Women's Advisory Committee.Also includes: Royal Wanstead School reports and accounts; drafts of messages prepared for CSC and WSC for the "Tory Times"; Woodford Conservative Association constitution and rules; list of delegates to the Central Council of the Conservative Association; street plans of Leytonstone, Wanstead and Woodford; copy of "This is the Road", Conservative election manifesto; seating plans for WSC's election addresses at Aldersbrook [Essex] and Woodford Green.


  • Creation: Jan 1949 - Dec 1950

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