Sub-fonds MS 24/5 - Bonar Hugh Smith

Identity area

Reference code

MS 24/5

Title

Bonar Hugh Smith

Date(s)

  • 1903-1985 (Creation)

Level of description

Sub-fonds

Extent and medium

0.75 linear metres

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Hugh Smith was a family company established in 1875 producing heavy and medium machine tools designed primarily for shipbuilding and steel fabricators. Hugh Smith & Co Ltd was incorporated in 1903 and was voluntarily wound up in 1935 when Hugh Smith & Company (Possil) Ltd was incorporated. The name changed to Hugh Smith (Glasgow) Ltd in October 1960 and it became Bonar Hugh Smith in 1981.

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Scope and content

Certificates of incorporation, 1935-1961; Directors Minutes, 1903-1976; Directors Reports and accounts, 1904-1989; Share records, 1937-1985; Legal Records, 1921-1973

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Not expected

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Conditions governing access

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.

Conditions governing reproduction

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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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

The records are on paper and include framed certificates. May require conservation

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Description control area

Description identifier

MS 24/5

Rules and/or conventions used

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

Status

Catalogued

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Language(s)

  • English

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