Sub-fonds MS 86/7 - Dundee Brattice Cloth and Waterproofing Company Limited

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MS 86/7


Dundee Brattice Cloth and Waterproofing Company Limited


  • 1914-1983 (Creation)

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2.00 linear metres

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Biographical history

The Dundee Brattice Cloth and Waterproofing Company Limited started trading c. 1910 at Regent Works, 12 Forebank Road, Dundee, as successors to Bruce & Sturrock. The company was involved in the manufacture and sale of brattice cloths and waterproofed textile fabrics of all kinds. It was incorporated in 1914 as a subsidiary of A & S Henry & Co Ltd, and was taken over by the Titaghur Jute Factory Co Ltd in 1972. The company continued to operate at Regent and Burnside Works until it went into voluntary liquidation c. 1985.

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Minutes 1914 1983; shareholding records 1914 1983; ledgers 1945 1983; journals and cash books 1958-1983; balance sheets/annual accounts 1915 1983; memoranda and articles of association 1914; personnel records 1960-1983; sales/production records 1969-1980; order books 1976 1983; stock book 1963 1973; specifications 1935 1973; insurance plan.


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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.

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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 86/XV Arctic Leather Goods Company, Dundee

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MS 86/7

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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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