Type of entity
Authorized form of name
Royal Technical College Civil Engineering Society
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Dates of existence
The Society was initially known as the Glasgow Technical College Civil Engineering Society and held its first meeting on 6 February 1908. Its aims were to promote the acquisition of knowledge pertaining to the profession of civil engineering; to hold meetings for the reading and discussing of papers on engineering subjects; to make visits to engineering works of interest; to promote social intercourse amongst the students, and to keep past students in touch with the College.
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow (1887-1964)
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Authority record identifier
Rules and/or conventions used
ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).
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Dates of creation, revision and deletion
Created by Lindsey Short, June 2010. Revised by Anne Cameron, April 2016.