Records of Textile Pension Trust Ltd, pensions company, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Minutes, 1932-1958;
  • Letterbook, 1932-1934;
  • Registers, 1932-1964;
  • Ledgers, 1935-1969;
  • Journals, 1932-1959;
  • Cash books, 1932-1970;
  • Investments, 1932-1983;
  • Memorandum and articles of association, 1932-1956.

Administrative / Biographical History

Textile Pension Trust Ltd, pensions company, Glasgow, Scotland was incorporated in  1932 . Records show it was in existence at least up until 1970. It provided pensions for employees of  J & P Coats Ltd, thread manufacturers, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.


This material is arranged into series, which consist of numbers of items related by format and/or function. Within series the items are generally arranged chronologically

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Indefinite loan : J & P Coats : Glasgow : c1984

Indefinite loan : Coats Viyella plc : London: 1991 : ACCN 0146 (Additional Deposit)

Indefinite loan : via Business Archives Council in Scotland : 1993 : ACCN 0198 (Additional Deposit)

Indefinite loan : 1995 : ACCN 0240 (Additional Deposit)

Indefinite loan : 1996 : ACCN 0255 (Additional Deposit)

Indefinite loan : Coats Viyella plc : Swinton, Manchester: 2000 : ACCNs 1887, 1925, 1926, 1996

Indefinite loan : ACCN 0054

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)2576) and London (NRA20914)

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Appraisal Information

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Custodial History

Held by J & P Coats Ltd


None expected

Related Material

GB 248 UGD 199/1 Records of J & P Coats Ltd and Coats Patons Ltd

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