Sub-fonds MS 66/10 - Sidlaw Industries Ltd.

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MS 66/10


Sidlaw Industries Ltd.


  • 1887-2003 (Creation)

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24.15 linear metres

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Biographical history

Jute Industries Ltd. was registered as a limited company in England in 1920. It changed its name to Sidlaw Industries Ltd, in 1971 and to Sidlaw Group plc, in 1981. [As the records held by the Archive Dept. pre-date the 1981 change, lists, and catalogue remain in the name of Sidlaw Industries.]

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Scope and content

Summary MS 66/10/1 Minute books, memorandum and material relating to the firm's history. 1920-1985 MS 66/10/2 Shareholding records. 1920-1974 MS 66/10/3 Accounts ledgers and journals. 1887-1958 MS 66/10/4 Miscellaneous financial. 1920-1949 MS 66/10/5 Wages and salaries records. 1904-1963 MS 66/10/6 Order and sales books. 1900-1948 MS 66/10/7 Jute stock books. 1941-1951 MS 66/10/8 Miscellaneous raw jute records. 1939-1954 MS 66/10/9 Delivery books. 1939-1940 MS 66/10/10 Agreements. 1921-1940 MS 66/10/11 Correspondence and miscellaneous. 1913-1949 MS 66/10/12 Photographs and artefacts. 1892-1986 MS 66/10/13 Valuations. 1931-1954 MS 66/10/14 Plans. 1955-1979 MS 66/10/15 Publications, pamphlets and press cuttings. 1922-2003


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Usually chronological within series.

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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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The records are on paper.

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MS 66/X

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MS 66/10

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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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