Records of Ayrshire Employers' Mutual Assurance Association Ltd, Ayrshire, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Memorandum and articles of association 1898-1944
  • Minutes 1898-1957
  • Financial records 1941-1957

Administrative / Biographical History

The Ayrshire Employers' Mutual Insurance Association Ltd , was incorporated in 1898  . The association, made up of colliery owners and coal masters from the Ayrshires, aimed to indemnify its members against compensation claims made by employees. It went into voluntary liquidation in 1957  .


This material is arranged into three series as described in the scope and content note

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Acquisition Information

Deposit: William Baird & Co Ltd, coal and iron manufacturers, Glasgow, Scotland

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File level list available in searchroom and at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)2471) and London (NRA25552)

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Custodial History

Held by William Baird & Co Ltd


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Additional Information

This material is original

Revised by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 7 May 2002