Sub-fonds MS 100/7 - Strathmore Woollen Co. Ltd

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MS 100/7


Strathmore Woollen Co. Ltd


  • 1948-1981 (Creation)

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1.69 linear metres

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Strathmore Woollen Co. Ltd was founded in 1949. From its establishment the majority of the firm's shares were owned by Don Brothers Buist and Co. In March 1983 Don and Low decided to abandon production at the company's Canmore Works, ending the existence of the Strathmore Woollen Company as part of the Don and Low group. However the company was then taken over by its former Scottish sales manager. It was still active as of July 2017.

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Miscellaneous general company records 1949-1981; accounts, 1950-1972; production records; miscellaneous financial records, 1950-1964; miscellaneous legal and business records, 1948-1979


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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MS 100/7

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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