Records of David Ligat & Sons Ltd, muslin manufacturers, Newmilns, North Ayrshire, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Pattern books and printed pattern sheets 1908-1920s

Administrative / Biographical History

The firm David Ligat & Sons Ltd operated in Newmilns, North Ayrshire, Scotland, as muslin manufacturers between 1908 and 1931  .


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

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Custodial History

Acquired directly from creator, prior to 1970


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Additional Information

This material is original

System of arrangement element updated by Jenny Cooknell , Archivist, 22 July 1999

Title, dates of creation, dates of accumulation and related units of description elements altered by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 13 September 1999

Updated by Lesley Richmond , Acting Director, 23 March 2000

Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist,1 March 2002

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