Reports of the official visits made and records of scales, weights and measures presented for verification, includes names, addresses and professions. Includes a list of the butchers in St Helier market in 1843, two newscuttings concerning duties on wine and spirits and a page of a letter addressed to 'My dear Colonel' which discusses weights and measures legislation.

Reference: D/AT/A1/1

Date: 1843 - 1868

Reports of the official visits made by the Viscount and records of scales, weights and measures presented for verification. Includes a copy of the regulations that were passed as part of the 'Loi sur les Poids et Mesures Liquides (1918)' and a page from the examination for inspectors of weights and measures entitled 'Practical Verification'.

Reference: D/AT/A1/2

Date: 1911 - 1928

Viscount's Office register of verification of weights, measures and weighing instruments in the shops and markets. Includes details of names, addresses, trades and remarks.

Reference: D/AT/A1/3

Date: July 22nd 1946 - August 23rd 1960

Department of Weights and Measures register of verification of weights, measures and weighing and measuring instruments in the shops and markets. Includes details of names, addresses, trades and details.

Reference: D/AT/A1/4

Date: August 24th 1960 - December 7th 1991

Examples of blank child's weight records in various colours.

Reference: D/AT/A10/2

Date: 1950 - 1970

Examples of blank merchandise weight records in various colours.

Reference: D/AT/A10/3

Date: 1950 - 1970

Example of a blank butcher's meat weight ticket.

Reference: D/AT/A10/4

Date: 1950 - 1970

Copies of the different Jersey views that appeared on the back of blank personal weight records. Includes two island maps and views of Rozel, Corbière, Gorey, Elizabeth Castle and Portlet.

Reference: D/AT/A10/5

Date: 1950 - 1970

Examples of the crest of the Etats de Jersey, Poids de la Reine (States of Jersey, Queen's Weights). One includes a set of scales, the other has a shell as background.

Reference: D/AT/A10/6

Date: 1950 - 1970

Proclamation from the Viscount, E J Nicolle, instructing that all weights and measures used in the sale of merchandise be presented for verification at the office in the New Market. On the back are shown handwritten confirmations from James Manning of St Mary, Mr Coutanche of St Lawrence and F de F Le Vesconte of St Clement that the proclamation has been displayed in their parish.

Reference: D/AT/A10/7

Date: November 4th 1917 - November 16th 1917

Record of the inspection of food goods falling under the provisions of the Weights and Measures (Jersey) Law 1967.

Reference: D/AT/A2/1

Date: January 5th 1967 - October 31st 1982

Record of the inspection of non-food goods falling under the provisions of the Weights and Measures (Jersey) Law 1967.

Reference: D/AT/A2/2

Date: January 20th 1967 - November 30th 1982

Newscuttings

Reference: D/AT/A4

Newscuttings relating to weights and measures legislation and infringements. From the Jersey Evening Post, Chronique de Jersey, The Times and Daily Telegraph.

Reference: D/AT/A4/1

Date: January 24th 1846 - March 14th 1967

Official correspondence of the Viscount and Weight and Measures Department. Includes information on expenditure, weights and measures legislation and correspondence with W & T Avery Ltd, weighing machinists. Also includes copies of many letters.

Reference: D/AT/A5/1

Date: January 5th 1844 - June 9th 1934

Correspondence files

Reference: D/AT/A6

Official correspondence of the inspector of weights and measures. Includes correspondence with the Sociétè Jersiaise re historic cup weights and liquid measures, with the Brewers and Allied Traders re the introduction of the Weights and Measures Law, 1967, with the Metrication Board in London re the introduction of metrication and decimilisation in Jersey and with the Public Works Committee re the packing of potatoes and tomatoes and Jersey's acceptability as a competent authority within the EEC.

Reference: D/AT/A6/1

Date: February 7th 1947 - May 30th 1990

Reports

Reference: D/AT/A7

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