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Maritime transport

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 380 Collections and/or Records:

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Speeches: speech notes and source material., 31 May 1937 - 20 Nov 1937

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/126
Scope and Contents Notes for WSC's speech (31 May, Caxton Hall [Westminster, Conservative Party meeting]), moving the motion for Neville Chamberlain's [Prime Minister] election to the Conservative Party leadership and praising his achievements as Chancellor of the Exchequer. Published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5856-7.Notes for WSC's speech (11 June, [London] Australia Club Dinner) proposing a toast to the Prime Minister of Australia, Joseph Lyons, and commenting on naval security in the Far East and Singapore....
Dates: 31 May 1937 - 20 Nov 1937
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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Speeches: speech notes and source material., 19 Mar 1934 - 24 Jul 1934

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/110
Scope and Contents Notes for WSC's speech (19 March, Mansion House, London) on ex-services welfare. Source material includes letter from George Tryon [Minister of Pensions], cutting from the Manchester Guardian, statistics on the scale of losses for various nations in World War I, and suggested headings for WSC's speech. Part published: Complete Speeches V p 5349.Rough notes for WSC's speech (20 April, Mansion House, London, Honourable Company of Merchant Mariners Dinner) on the courage of the merchant service...
Dates: 19 Mar 1934 - 24 Jul 1934
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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Speeches: speech notes (by WSC as First Lord of the Admiralty) and other material., 20 Jan 1940 - 29 Feb 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/143
Scope and Contents Notes for WSC's broadcast (20 January, BBC) on the war situation, entitled "A house of many mansions" on the German threat to neutral and allied shipping, to neutral nations, and Finland's stand against the Soviet Union. Also includes cuttings from the Times and the Listener containing the text of WSC's broadcast. Published: Complete Speeches VI, pp 6183-6.Notes for WSC's statement (24 January, House of Commons 1922 Committee) on British naval strength, the U-boat war, pocket battleships,...
Dates: 20 Jan 1940 - 29 Feb 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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"The supremacy of the navy", 10 Feb 1912

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/43/41-42
Scope and Contents Article from the Times reporting WSC's visit to Glasgow and relaying the text of WSC's speech [WSC's first major speech as First Lord of the Admiralty] on naval defence, to the Clyde Navigation Trustees, 9 Feb 1912 [Glasgow, Scotland]. Notes that during the visit Annie Grieg of the Suffrage Union smashed the glass of a car she mistakenly thought WSC was travelling in. WSC's speech covered subjects including: the strength of the Royal Navy and plans for the future; the British and German...
Dates: 10 Feb 1912
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/6/1
Scope and Contents First Lord of the Admiralty's printed minutes, January 1940.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (sometimes annotated with additional printed information) to: the Sea Lords, particularly 1st [Sea Lord, Admiral of the Fleet Sir Dudley Pound], 2nd [Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Personnel, Admiral Sir Charles Little], and [3rd Sea Lord and] Controller [Rear-Admiral Bruce Fraser]; Deputy Chief of Naval Staff [Rear-Admiral Tom Phillips]; [Permanent] Secretary [Sir Archibald Carter]; various naval...
Dates: Jan 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), Feb 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/6/2
Scope and Contents First Lord of the Admiralty's printed minutes, February 1940.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (sometimes annotated with additional printed information) to: the Sea Lords, particularly 1st [Sea Lord, Admiral of the Fleet Sir Dudley Pound] and [3rd Sea Lord and] Controller [Rear-Admiral Bruce Fraser]; various naval directors; [Permanent] Secretary [Sir Archibald Carter]; Sir James Lithgow [Controller of Merchant Shipbuilding and Repairs]; Deputy Chief of Naval Staff [Rear-Admiral Tom...
Dates: Feb 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/6
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(Untitled), 19 Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/8
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(Untitled), 18 Jan 1940-19 Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/9
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(Untitled), 22 Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/11-12
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(Untitled), 14 Feb 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/18-19
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(Untitled), [Feb 1940]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/22
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2 minutes, one initialled "F.A.L." [both probably from F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant], to WSC refuting objections by the Board of Trade [topic unclear] and on the rate of importation.

Dates: [Feb 1940]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Feb 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/25-28
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on estimates by the Ministry of Shipping, particularly on oil and coal.

Dates: 19 Feb 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Feb 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/29-31
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on a Ministry of Shipping report on merchant shipbuilding and repairs in war.

Dates: 21 Feb 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Feb 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/32-34
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on a memorandum ("W.P.(G) (40) 51") on the shipping situation and the food programme.

Dates: 22 Feb 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Apr 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/52
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on changes to shipbuilding policy with the possibility of acquiring Scandinavian ships.

Dates: 16 Apr 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Apr 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/54-58
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on the results of the German invasion of Scandinavia, with particular emphasis on British imports, with an analysis of findings by the Director of the Trade Division [Captain Maurice Mansergh].

Dates: 16 Apr 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Apr 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/60-65
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on "The Economic Consequences of German aggression in Scandinavia".

Dates: 19 Apr 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Apr 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/69-70
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Minute from Director of the Trade Division [Captain Maurice Mansergh] to WSC entitled "Position regarding the Danish and Norwegian Mercantile tonnage in accordance with the First Sea Lord's Minute No. 312".

Dates: 29 Apr 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 07 May 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/79
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Minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC listing Norwegian and Dutch vessels in various ports, by tonnage.

Dates: 07 May 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/7/80
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Incomplete minute [from ?F A Lindemann, later 1st Lord Cherwell, WSC's Personal Assistant] to WSC on shipping for the British Expeditionary Force to France.

Dates: 08 May 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/8/2
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Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on broadcasting of shipping losses.

Dates: 11 Jan 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Jan 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/8/3
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Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on German attacks on Swedish and Norwegian shipping.

Dates: 25 Jan 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/8/9
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Printed memorandum by WSC for the War Cabinet on degaussing [demagnetisation] of merchant ships.

Dates: 15 Mar 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Apr 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 19/8/14-15
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Typed memorandum by WSC for the War Cabinet on publication of shipping losses.

Dates: 26 Apr 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open