Victoria Spinning Co. Ltd, Dundee

Scope and Content

Photographs and negatives, 1920s; Wages book with index, 1894-1895.

Administrative / Biographical History

The company was founded in 1894, taking over the Queen Victoria Works from Charles Lyell, jute spinner, and was later a subsidiary of Blackwood, Morton and Sons, Ltd. It was active until at least the 1920s.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.


Compiled by Jenny Cutts, Scottish Archive Network project and modified by Caroline Brown, Dundee University Archives, September 2003.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.