Sub-series MS 199/19 - Accounts, photographs albums, share certificate, name change certificates, Directors' reports.

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MS 199/19


Accounts, photographs albums, share certificate, name change certificates, Directors' reports.


  • 1933-2000 (Creation)

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George Bonar, Managing Director of Low & Bonar, invited Tom Long, an electrical engineer, and his colleague, Henrik Rissik, to Dundee to launch their new company for manufacturing mercury arc rectifiers, transformers and electric arc welding equipment, at premises in part of the Baxter Brothers & Co. Ltd., Dundee factory, a subsidiary of Low and Bonar. The lease for the new company, Bonar Long & Co. Ltd, began in October 1936. Source:

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Photograph albums relating to the Company's 50th Anniversary in 1987; photograph album of ABB Strategy Meeting 1989; visitor book 1986-2000; photograph album of the offical opening of the ABB Power T & D office, Dundee 30th June 2000; album of press cuttings 1987-1995; photograph album of visit of HRH Crown Prince Harald of Norway 1988; Publication - 'Bonar Long 50 Years on: The History of the Company on the Occasion of their 50th Anniversary; file of annual company reports; Bonar Cruikshank Power Engineering Ltd share certificates; reports by ther Directors' to the AGM 1952-1967; abstract of accounts 1936; Memorandum and articles of association 1929, 1936; accounts for EB Power Projects 1987, 1988; Certificates of Incorporation Change of Name 1936, 1938, 1981; Certificate of Incorporation of change of name for Nitran Leasing Ltd 28 October 1991; Certificate of Incorporation of a Private Limited Company 1987; Certificate of Incorporation of change of name for N I Power Projects 30 September 1987; Certificate of Incorporation of change of name for Bonar Cruickshank Power Engineering Ltd 28 July 1987; Certificate of change of name Richard Hayward & Sons Limited 7 July 1976; Certificate of Incorporation of change of name for Richard Hayward & Sons (1929) Ltd 9 December 1933; Letter of Special resolution of NI Transformers (UK) Ltd 1991; Trade Marks Act registration letter 9 June 1989; Combined Company register 1985-1994; Directors' Report and Accounts, Bonar Cruickshank Power Engineering 1878, 1979, 1981, 1982; Accounts 1985, 1986, 1987; Letters regarding Memorandum and Articles of Association 1973, 1976; papers relating to aquisition of Bonar Long by National Industri A/S 1985; Rissik, Long & Company Limited abstract of accounts 1937; Bonar Long & Company Limited Abstract of Accounts 1938-1945; Bonar Long & Company Report by the Directors' to the AGM 1947-1952; Bonar, Long & Company Limited Accounts 1947-1951; Director's Report and accounts 1969-1984 (1983 is MISSING); File of Share Capital Company papers 1994.


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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 199/19

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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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