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1948 One of 12 [[Area Gas Boards]] established by the government to operate the nationalised gas industry, each a separate body with its own management structure. Companies and other bodies nationalised and included in this area:
 
1948 One of 12 [[Area Gas Boards]] established by the government to operate the nationalised gas industry, each a separate body with its own management structure. Companies and other bodies nationalised and included in this area:
  
ALFRETON GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Alfreton Gas Company<Br>
ALFORD GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Alford Gas Company<Br>
THE AMBERGATE, CRICH, BULL BRIDGE, FRITCHLEY GAS LIGHT & COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
The Ambergate, Crich, Bull Bridge, Fritchley Gas Light & Coke Company Ltd<Br>
ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Ashby-De-La-Zouch Gas Company Ltd<Br>
ASHBOURNE URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Ashbourne Urban District Council<Br>
BEIGHTON & DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Barnsley Gas Co<Br>
BELPHER GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Beighton & District Gas Company<Br>
BINGHAM GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Belpher Gas Company<Br>
BOLSOVER GASLIGHT COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Bingham Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
BARTON GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Bolsover Gaslight Company Ltd<Br>
BOSTON GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Barton Gas Company<Br>
BOURNE URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Boston Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
BARROW-ON-HUMBER GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Bourne Urban District Council<Br>
BRIGG URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Barrow-On-Humber Gas Company Ltd<Br>
BASLOW GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Brigg Urban District Council<Br>
BURTON-UPON-TRENT CORPORATION<br>
+
Baslow Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
BURTON LATIMER GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Burton-Upon-Trent Corporation<Br>
CAISTER GAS AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Burton Latimer Gas Company Ltd<Br>
CHESTERFIELD CORPORATION<br>
+
Caister Gas And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
CLAY CROSS GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Chesterfield Corporation<Br>
CLEETHORPES GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Clay Cross Gas Company<Br>
CONISBOROUGH GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Cleethorpes Gas Company<Br>
CLOWNE (OR CLOWN) GAS UNDERTAKING (SHIREOAKS COLLIERY CO. LTD)<br>
+
Conisborough Gas Company Ltd<Br>
CUDWORTH URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Clowne (Or Clown) Gas Undertaking (Shireoaks Colliery Co. Ltd)<Br>
DAVENTRY GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Cudworth Urban District Council<Br>
DERBY GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Daventry Gas Company Ltd<Br>
DONCASTER CORPORATION<br>
+
Derby Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
DRONFIELD GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Doncaster Corporation<Br>
DESBOROUGH GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Dronfield Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
DRAYCOTT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Desborough Gas Company<Br>
EAST RETFORD CORPORATION<br>
+
Draycott Gas Company<Br>
EARL SHILTON GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
East Retford Corporation<Br>
EPWORTH GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Earl Shilton Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
FINEDON GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Epworth Gas Company Ltd<Br>
GRANTHAM GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Finedon Gas Company<Br>
GAINSBOROUGH URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Grantham Gas Company<Br>
GREAT GRIMSBY GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Gainsborough Urban District Council<Br>
HECKINGTON GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Great Grimsby Gas Company<Br>
HOLBEACH GAS AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Heckington Gas Company Ltd<Br>
HORNCASTLE URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Holbeach Gas And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
ILKESTON CORPORATION<br>
+
Horncastle Urban District Council<Br>
KIBWORTH GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Ilkeston Corporation<Br>
KEGWORTH GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Kibworth Gas Company Ltd<Br>
KIRTON GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Kegworth Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
KIRKBY IN ASHFIELD URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Kirton Gas Company<Br>
KIRTON IN LINDSEY GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Kirkby In Ashfield Urban District Council<Br>
KETTERING GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Kirton In Lindsey Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
LANGLEY MILL AND HEANOR GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Kettering Gas Company Ltd<Br>
LEICESTER CORPORATION<br>
+
Langley Mill And Heanor Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
LINCOLN CORPORATION<br>
+
Leicester Corporation<Br>
LOUGHBOROUGH CORPORATION<br>
+
Lincoln Corporation<Br>
LONG EATON GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Loughborough Corporation<Br>
LOUTH GASLIGHT COMPANY<br>
+
Long Eaton Gas Company<Br>
LONG SUTTON AND SUTTON BRIDGE GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Louth Gaslight Company<Br>
LUTTERWORTH GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Long Sutton And Sutton Bridge Gas Company<Br>
MANSFIELD CORPORATION<br>
+
Lutterworth Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
MARKET DEEPING GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Mansfield Corporation<Br>
MARKET HARBOROUGH URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Market Deeping Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
MARKET RASEN NEW LIGHTING COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Market Harborough Urban District Council<Br>
MABLETHORPE AND SUTTON GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Market Rasen New Lighting Company Ltd<Br>
MELTON MOWBRAY GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Mablethorpe And Sutton Gas Company Ltd<Br>
MISTERTON AND WEST STOCKWITH GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Melton Mowbray Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
MELBOURNE GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Misterton And West Stockwith Gas Company<Br>
NARBOROUGH BLABY ENDERBY COUNTESTHORPE AND WHETSTONE GASLIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Melbourne Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
NEWARK CORPORATION<br>
+
Narborough Blaby Enderby Countesthorpe And Whetstone Gaslight And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
NEWPORT PAGNELL GAS AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Newark Corporation<Br>
MATLOCK AND DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Newport Pagnell Gas And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
NOTTINGHAM CORPORATION<br>
+
Matlock And District Gas Company<Br>
NORTHAMPTON GASLIGHT COMPANY<br>
+
Nottingham Corporation<Br>
OAKHAM GAS AND ELECTRICITY COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Northampton Gaslight Company<Br>
OLNEY GAS LIGHT COKE AND COAL COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Oakham Gas And Electricity Company Ltd<Br>
OUNDLE GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY (1910) LTD<br>
+
Olney Gas Light Coke And Coal Company Ltd<Br>
PENISTONE AND DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Oundle Gas Light And Coke Company (1910) Ltd<Br>
QUORNDON AND MOUNTSORREL GAS COKE AND COAL COMPANY<br>
+
Penistone And District Gas Company<Br>
RAUNDS GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Quorndon And Mountsorrel Gas Coke And Coal Company<Br>
RIDDINGS DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Raunds Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
RIPLEY GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Riddings District Gas Company<Br>
ROTHERHAM CORPORATION<br>
+
Ripley Gas Company Ltd<Br>
ROTHWELL URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Rotherham Corporation<Br>
RUSHDEN DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Rothwell Urban District Council<Br>
SANDIACRE GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Rushden District Gas Company<Br>
STAMFORD AND ST MARTIN (STAMFORD BARON) GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY<br>
+
Sandiacre Gas Company<Br>
SCUNTHORPE CORPORATION<br>
+
Stamford And St Martin (Stamford Baron) Gas Light And Coke Company<Br>
SHEFFIELD AND DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Scunthorpe Corporation<Br>
SHEPSHED URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Sheffield And District Gas Company<Br>
SHIREBROOK AND DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Shepshed Urban District Council<Br>
SILEBY GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Shirebrook And District Gas Company<Br>
SKEGNESS URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Sileby Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
SOUTHWELL AND DISTRICT GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Skegness Urban District Council<Br>
SOUTH NORMANTON AND BLACKWELL GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Southwell And District Gas Company<Br>
SOUTH YORKSHIRE AND DERBYSHIRE GAS COMPANY<br>
+
South Normanton And Blackwell Gas Company Ltd<Br>
SPALDING URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
South Yorkshire And Derbyshire Gas Company<Br>
STOCKBRIDGE GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Spalding Urban District Council<Br>
SUTTON-IN-ASHFIELD URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Stockbridge Gas Company<Br>
STAVELY GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Sutton-In-Ashfield Urban District Council<Br>
SWADLINCOTE DISTRICT URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL<br>
+
Stavely Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
SWINTON AND MEXBOROUGH GAS BOARD<br>
+
Swadlincote District Urban District Council<Br>
SYSTON AND THURMASTON GAS LIGHT AND COKE CO<br>
+
Swinton And Mexborough Gas Board<Br>
THRAPSTON GAS COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Syston And Thurmaston Gas Light And Coke Co<Br>
THORNE GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Thrapston Gas Company Ltd<Br>
UPPINGHAM GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Thorne Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
WATH BOLTON AND THURNSCOE GAS BOARD<br>
+
Uppingham Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd<Br>
WEEDON GAS LIGHT, COKE AND COAL COMPANY LTD<br>
+
Wath Bolton And Thurnscoe Gas Board<Br>
WHITWICK & COALVILLE GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Weedon Gas Light, Coke And Coal Company Ltd<Br>
WHITTINGTON GAS COMPANY<br>
+
Whitwick & Coalville Gas Company<Br>
 
+
Whittington Gas Company<Br>
 +
Wellingborough Gas Light Company Ltd<Br>
 +
Worksop Gas Company<Br>
 +
Woodhall Spa Gas Company<Br>
 +
Wombwell Urban District Council<Br>
  
  
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== Sources of Information ==
 
== Sources of Information ==
 
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* [http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/browse/r/h/A13533168] National Archives
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Latest revision as of 10:38, 8 April 2020

1948 One of 12 Area Gas Boards established by the government to operate the nationalised gas industry, each a separate body with its own management structure. Companies and other bodies nationalised and included in this area:

Alfreton Gas Company
Alford Gas Company
The Ambergate, Crich, Bull Bridge, Fritchley Gas Light & Coke Company Ltd
Ashby-De-La-Zouch Gas Company Ltd
Ashbourne Urban District Council
Barnsley Gas Co
Beighton & District Gas Company
Belpher Gas Company
Bingham Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Bolsover Gaslight Company Ltd
Barton Gas Company
Boston Gas Light And Coke Company
Bourne Urban District Council
Barrow-On-Humber Gas Company Ltd
Brigg Urban District Council
Baslow Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Burton-Upon-Trent Corporation
Burton Latimer Gas Company Ltd
Caister Gas And Coke Company Ltd
Chesterfield Corporation
Clay Cross Gas Company
Cleethorpes Gas Company
Conisborough Gas Company Ltd
Clowne (Or Clown) Gas Undertaking (Shireoaks Colliery Co. Ltd)
Cudworth Urban District Council
Daventry Gas Company Ltd
Derby Gas Light And Coke Company
Doncaster Corporation
Dronfield Gas Light And Coke Company
Desborough Gas Company
Draycott Gas Company
East Retford Corporation
Earl Shilton Gas Light And Coke Company
Epworth Gas Company Ltd
Finedon Gas Company
Grantham Gas Company
Gainsborough Urban District Council
Great Grimsby Gas Company
Heckington Gas Company Ltd
Holbeach Gas And Coke Company Ltd
Horncastle Urban District Council
Ilkeston Corporation
Kibworth Gas Company Ltd
Kegworth Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Kirton Gas Company
Kirkby In Ashfield Urban District Council
Kirton In Lindsey Gas Light And Coke Company
Kettering Gas Company Ltd
Langley Mill And Heanor Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Leicester Corporation
Lincoln Corporation
Loughborough Corporation
Long Eaton Gas Company
Louth Gaslight Company
Long Sutton And Sutton Bridge Gas Company
Lutterworth Gas Light And Coke Company
Mansfield Corporation
Market Deeping Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Market Harborough Urban District Council
Market Rasen New Lighting Company Ltd
Mablethorpe And Sutton Gas Company Ltd
Melton Mowbray Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Misterton And West Stockwith Gas Company
Melbourne Gas Light And Coke Company
Narborough Blaby Enderby Countesthorpe And Whetstone Gaslight And Coke Company Ltd
Newark Corporation
Newport Pagnell Gas And Coke Company Ltd
Matlock And District Gas Company
Nottingham Corporation
Northampton Gaslight Company
Oakham Gas And Electricity Company Ltd
Olney Gas Light Coke And Coal Company Ltd
Oundle Gas Light And Coke Company (1910) Ltd
Penistone And District Gas Company
Quorndon And Mountsorrel Gas Coke And Coal Company
Raunds Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Riddings District Gas Company
Ripley Gas Company Ltd
Rotherham Corporation
Rothwell Urban District Council
Rushden District Gas Company
Sandiacre Gas Company
Stamford And St Martin (Stamford Baron) Gas Light And Coke Company
Scunthorpe Corporation
Sheffield And District Gas Company
Shepshed Urban District Council
Shirebrook And District Gas Company
Sileby Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Skegness Urban District Council
Southwell And District Gas Company
South Normanton And Blackwell Gas Company Ltd
South Yorkshire And Derbyshire Gas Company
Spalding Urban District Council
Stockbridge Gas Company
Sutton-In-Ashfield Urban District Council
Stavely Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Swadlincote District Urban District Council
Swinton And Mexborough Gas Board
Syston And Thurmaston Gas Light And Coke Co
Thrapston Gas Company Ltd
Thorne Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Uppingham Gas Light And Coke Company Ltd
Wath Bolton And Thurnscoe Gas Board
Weedon Gas Light, Coke And Coal Company Ltd
Whitwick & Coalville Gas Company
Whittington Gas Company
Wellingborough Gas Light Company Ltd
Worksop Gas Company
Woodhall Spa Gas Company
Wombwell Urban District Council


1973 The Area Boards became Regions of the British Gas Corporation.

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Sources of Information

  • [1] National Archives