SOME LEGAL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC LIGHTING

An historical account is given of legal aspects of public lighting, together with a brief description of acts affecting England and wales, and acts relating to Scotland. These acts were:- the lighting and watching act of 1830; the lighting and watching act of 1833; public health act, 1875; road traffic act, 1934; trunk road act of 1936; parish councils' act 1957; highways act 1959; the public health act of 1961; local government act of 1966; local government act, 1972-England and Wales; Scotland - the Burch police (Scotland) act 1892; road traffic act 1934 - section 41(8) (I); trunk road act, 1936 - section 6(4); the local government (Scotland) act, 1966. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of Public Lighting Engineers

    78 Buckingham Gate, Westminster
    London SW1E 6PF,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Ashton, R J
  • Publication Date: 1974-6

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 117-121
  • Serial:
    • Public Lighting
    • Volume: 39
    • Issue Number: 165
    • Publisher: Association of Public Lighting Engineers

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096354
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1975 12:00AM