882. Vesting, lending and borrowing of objects held for purposes of the Armouries.

882.     Vesting, lending and borrowing of objects held for purposes of the Armouries.

Where, immediately before 1 April 1984 (the 'vesting day')1, the property in an object was vested in the Secretary of State for the Environment2 and the object:

  1.  

    (1)     then formed part of the collection of arms, armour and associated objects of the institution known as the Armouries or of their record (including books, pictures and other articles)3; or

  2.  

    (2)     was then in use in respect of the collection or solely for the purposes of the administration of the institution4,

then the property on that day