Reference number
  • SHI
  • 1967-1973
  • Collection
  • The material consists of observation notes, questionnaires and summary sheets.
  • 26 boxes
Admin history
  • The project examined shipbuilding workers on Tyneside as a particular occupational category and compared their attitudes and behaviour with those of workers in other industries. It also examined the technology and organisation of production in a "craft" industry and the "orientation to work" of workers from traditional working-class communities.
Access Conditions
  • This material is open for research and may be photocopied and used for teaching. Researchers are required to sign a form at the Modern Records Centre agreeing to the following access conditions: recontacting informants is prohibited; identifying information may not to be quoted (eg names, addresses); individuals may be identified by occupation; users may quote from the material in any single publication; the user will acknowledge both Professor R.K. Brown and Qualidata and declare that those who carried out the original work and or analysis bear no responsibility for the further analysis or interpretation of it.
Access status
  • Open
  • Trade-unions -- Ship-building workers -- England
  • Shipbuilding industry -- Employees -- England