C. R. Harvey
Charles R. Harvey

1. Official Papers, Sudan Government Railways
2. Miscellanea
3. Printed material
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: C. R. Harvey
Dates of creation: 1930-1940
Extent: 3 files
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections
Created by: C. R. Harvey
Language: English

Charles R. Harvey


1923-1940Sudan Government Railways
?-1932Trains Controller, Traffic Department, Office of Superintendent of Line, Atbara
1932Trains Controller, Traffic Department, Office of Traffic Manager, Atbara
1932-1933Trains Controller, Traffic Department, Atbara
1934-1935District Traffic Inspector, Traffic Department, Districts, Wad Medani
1936-1937District Traffic Manager, Traffic Department, Districts, Atbara
1937-1940Assistant to Port Manager, Traffic Department, Port Sudan Division, Port Sudan


1. Official Papers, Sudan Government Railways
2. Miscellanea
3. Printed Material

Accession details

Purchased from Harvey's estate, 1977

1. Official Papers, Sudan Government Railways
1931 Mar 15 - Jul 1
Correspondence concerning train working - regular trains and engine cycles - between the District Traffic Manager, District Traffic Inspector and Superintendent of the Line, Atbara; also memoranda by C. R. Harvey, Traffic Controller
1931 Oct 31 - Dec 18
Memoranda and correspondence from C. R. Harvey, Trains Controller, to Superintendent of the Line, Atbara on operating statistics and the organisation of the operative department, including establishment figures and lists of personnel
1935 Feb - Mar
Suggestions for a revision of the General Rule Book by C. R. Harvey, sent to Traffic Manager, Atbara
1935 Mar 21
Memorandum on starting signals by C. R. Harvey
1935 Oct - Nov
Station instructions, additional to General Rules, for Wad et Turabi and Jabal Dud, by District Traffic Manager
1935 Dec 8
Report on Express Passenger Train No. 1 by C. R. Harvey, District Traffic Manager
1936 Jan 21
Letter from Muhammed al-Madani asking for work
1936 Sep 11
Report on Wadi Halfa and the Reach, Sudan Railways and Steamers' services, by C. R. Harvey
1938 May 17 - 30
Notes on proposed ‘inter-working’ schemes by C. R. Harvey (i.e. layout of track at wayside stations to prevent accidents)
Memorandum on the making of a time table
1940 Jun 10 - Jul 24
Proceedings of a joint inquiry held at Port Sudan on irregularity in train working at Kamobsanha station 28 May 1940, by C. R. Harvey
2. Miscellanea
1930 Nov 13
Menu for Atbara ex-service men's supper
1932 Nov 11
Programme for ex-service men's re-union dinner and dance at Atbara
3. Printed material
Printed material deposited with collection; now integrated into library and catalogued on OPAC