Hah, semantics! The sort of table I was thinking of was the sort one finds in a word processor.
You know what, I could add a screen shot from an MS Word document, but I think I'll try to use the BBCode tags, just for the learning experience. Glutton for punishment or something.
Just heading over to the Integration Services and data warehousing forum to try it out in anger, as they say. It is a bit of a messy question and needs a nice table to lay things out neatly.