Series C/C 26 - Norfolk County Council Order Books

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C/C 26

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Norfolk County Council Order Books

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  • 1890-1965 (Creation)

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9 volumes

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Archival history

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 30 January 1978 (ACC County Secretary Norfolk County Council 30/01/1978 numbered C/C 26/1-3 and 5-8); on 3 February 2000 (ACC 1999/196 numbered C/C 9/4); and on an unknown date (numbered C/C 9/9). List completed on 20 December 2006 (FMWJ).

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These volumes contain Norfolk County Council orders relating to a variety of matters including: creation of new Parish Councils; alteration of numbers of Rural District, Urban District and Parish Councillors; alteration of electoral divisions; designation of existing highways as new streets for purpose of application of bye-laws; traffic regulations; bye-laws as to petroleum filling stations; bye-laws as to wireless loudspeakers and gramaphone amplifiers; tree preservation orders; and compulsory purchase orders. Some orders include maps.

With the exception of the earliest, pre-March 1910 orders (in C/C 26/1), all the orders are signed and sealed . Many (but possibly not all) of these orders are bound in with the Council minutes of proceedings (see C/C 22).

Several dates appear on the orders: the date of the resolution of Norfolk County Council; the date of the affixing of the seal; and the date of the resolution of the Minister of Housing and Local Government. They are mostly filed by the latter date.

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C/C 26/1-8 are large volumes half-bound in black leather with black cloth sides. C/C 26/9 has not been bound and takes the form of a post-binder file.

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813696db-1266-4a3a-8376-6a0cdf5c0953

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Created 20/12/2006 by Drofw. Modified 05/06/2018 by Droip.

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