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Papers, 1967-1973

MS. Eng. c. 6315
Held at the Weston Library

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(fols. 1-104) Cabinet brief for Joint Meeting of the National Executive Committee and the Cabinet concerning Housing, Urban Renewal, Planning, New Towns, Local Government and Local Government Finance, Land Commission, Leasehold Reform Bill, Amenity and the Countryside, Water and Sewerage and General (Preservation Policy Group, Historic Buildings Council for England, Gypsies, Caravans, National Heritage), 31 May 1967

(fols. 105-151) briefing material for minister's speech, 29 May 1970, and correspondence on the Torrey Canyon oil tanker disaster, 1970-1971

(fols. 152-269) material on new towns, 1969-1973, including:

  1. (fols. 152-233) newscuttings, Mar.-Apr. 1970, concerning Central Lancashire new town
  2. (fols. 234-269) miscellaneous papers, assembled by David Carlton in 1973, mainly relating to Milton Keynes and the Central Lancashire new town, including:
  3. (fols. 236-244) Richard Llewelyn-Davies, New Cities - a British Example: Milton Keynes. Presented to the Committee on Science and Astronautics, U.S. House of Representatives (Washington, 1969).


  • Creation: 1967-1973


269 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 6315

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Weston Library
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