Malcolm Ogilvie & Co. Ltd, Jute Spinners and Manufacturers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copy photographs of the Company's directors, employees, workers, machinery, buildings, fire fighters and pages from wages books

Administrative / Biographical History

Malcolm Ogilvie & Co. Ltd was active in the textile industry from at least 1851. Originally based in Constable Works, Dura Street, in 1970 the company moved to the old Dundee Linen Works in Constitution Street, renaming the factory to the 'Constable Works'. Malcolm Ogilvie & Co. Ltd was one of the last companies to be engaged in jute spinning in Dundee.

Currently, the firm casts bronze alloys and in manufactures insulating glass panels, optical lenses and steel catering equipment.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Other Finding Aids

Fonds level description only

Conditions Governing Use

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

Location of Originals

Album of original photographs retained by the Company

Subjects

Geographical Names