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London County Council Tramways (LCCT): Staff Registers

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Staff register for London County Council Tramways containing a numberical list of badge numbers 1-16000 recording the name of employee, date engaged, and depot at which they worked. Entries are not completed for every badge number. Also includes details for some motormen employed at depots owned by other London tram operators, including London United Tramways, Metropolitan Electric Tramways, South Metropolitan Electric Tramways, Walthamstow Corporation, West Ham Corporation and Croydon Corporation.

circa 1885-1935

Staff register for London County Council Tramways containing a complete index of drivers (men who drove horse-drawn trams) and motormen (men who drove electric tramcars). The main section gives details of staff names and dates of birth, their 'designation' (probably former occupation), badge number, home address, dates of appointment and discharge, 'line' (probably name of depot were staff member was based), dates when pay was increased and 'remarks' giving reasons for leaving. Many left the service during a strike in May 1915, and others were transferred to the North Side or to a different grade of work, or enlisted in the army during World War I. Also contains an index recording names of staff and badge numbers. (Despite the title printed on the cover of the register, all the drivers in the register worked on the South side, and not the North side).

circa 1875-1920

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