Dundee Brattice Cloth and Waterproofing Company Limited

Scope and Content

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.

Administrative / 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.


Records are arranged within series.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The records were deposited by A & S Henry & Co Ltd 1984-1993 (AccM/207, AccM/245, AccM/293).

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Related Material

MS 86/XV Arctic Leather Goods Company, Dundee

Additional Information

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