Records of Beardmore Overseas Corporation Ltd, trading company, London, England

Scope and Content

  • Minutes 1925-1960
  • Memorandum and articles of association 1925
  • Share holder records 1925-1957
  • Statement of accounts 1926-1959

Administrative / Biographical History

Beardmore Overseas Corporation Ltd was incorporated as a limited liability company in 1925  in London, England, but with offices in Glasgow, Scotland. The company traded in stocks and shares and also developed trade with overseas countries. The company was associated with William Beardmore & Co Ltd , steel manufacturers and engineers, Glasgow, whom were represented on the company's board of directors. The company entered into voluntary liquidation in 1960  .


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Deposit : A D : 1 July 1976

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GB 248 UGD 100/1 Records of William Beardmore & Co Ltd

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