Cunard Collection - General Manager's Office - University of Liverpool

Catalogue of the Archives of the Cunard Steamship Company

A summary of Holdings of the Cunard Line Archives at the University of Liverpool pertaining to Section GM, General Manager's Office. Digitized from the Table of Contents, Catalogue of the Cunard Steamship Company held at the University of Liverpool, 1980.

General Manager's Office - Index to Section GM

Records from the General Manager's Office, sub-divided into the following series GM1 -6, 11-14 all conic under the general heading of the management of ships. GM7 represents virtually the whole surviving personnel record.

  • GM 1 :- Ships Movement Books
  • GM 2 :- Ships Passage Books, Record Of Passages and Sailings and Arrivals
  • GM 3 :- Ships Average Speed Books
  • GM 4 :- Ships Oil Consumption Books
  • GM 5 :- Ships Mail Books
  • GM 6 :- Ships Abstract Journals
  • GM 7 :- Staff Registers
  • GM 8 :- Policy and Agreements
  • GM 9 :- Requisition for War Service
  • GM10 :- War Files
  • GM11 :- Monthly Results - Voyages
  • GM12 :- Monthly Results - Voyages
  • GM13 :- Analyses Of Voyage Accounts
  • GM14 :- Various Sh1ps' Records
  • GM15 :- General Managers Shipbuilding Papers
  • GM16 :- General Manager's Miscellaneous

Records of the Cunard Steamship Co Ltd

  • Reference Number: GB 141 D42
  • Held at: Liverpool University, Special Collections and Archives
  • Dates of Creation: 1840-1990 [principally 1878-c1965]
  • Physical Extent: boxes, volumes and oversize items - the number runs to over 1000
  • Name of Creator: Cunard Steamship Co Ltd


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