Fonds P/RB - East Suffolk and Norfolk River Board

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East Suffolk and Norfolk River Board


  • 1952-1963 (Creation)

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22 files

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Established by the River Boards Act, 1948, river boards were authorities which controlled land drainage, fisheries and river pollution and had other functions relating to rivers, streams and inland waters in England and Wales between 1950 and 1965.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 19 June 1984.

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Annual Reports and Abstracts of Accounts made under the River Boards Act, 1948, which was repealed by the Water Resources Act, 1963. They contain details of committees, staff, water resources, land drainage work, fisheries, and river pollution.

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Created 25/03/2002 by Droip. Modified 21/08/2018 by Droip.


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