University of Strathclyde | Department of Ship and Marine Technology

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

University of Strathclyde | Department of Ship and Marine Technology

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Other form(s) of name

  • University of Strathclyde | Department of Shipbuilding and Naval Architecture (1970-1981)
  • University of Strathclyde | Department of Naval Architecture (1965-1970)
  • Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow | Department of Naval Architecture (1956-1964)
  • Royal Technical College, Glasgow | Department of Naval Architecture (1912-1956)
  • Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College | Department of Naval Architecture (1887-1912)

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Description area

Dates of existence

c 1882 - 1986

History

The Department of Ship and Marine Technology had its origins with the teaching of Naval Architecture at Anderson's College (antecedent of the University of Strathclyde) which commenced in September 1882. In 1970, the Department of Naval Architecture changed its name to the Department of Shipbuilding and Naval Architecture. In October 1981, the department was again renamed and became the Department of Ship and Marine Technology. In 1986, the department became part of the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering.

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Related entity

University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

Identifier of the related entity

C0047

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering (1986 -)

Identifier of the related entity

C0343

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1986

Description of relationship

In 1986, the Department of Ship and Marine Technology merged with other departments to form the Department of Mechanical and Offshore Engineering.

Control area

Authority record identifier

C0227

Institution identifier

GB 249

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 Victoria Peters, September 2011.

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