W. S. Shuttleworth and Company Ltd

Administrative / Biographical History

Business of Messrs Foreshaw, Thornton and Hart carried on under the name of W.S. Shuttleworth and Co., until 1919. Incorporated, 10 July 1919, became part of Rowntree group, 18 October 1928. Ceased trading 1973. Renamed Rowntree Mackintosh (Ingredients) Ltd, 16 June 1975.

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Business of Messrs Foreshaw, Thornton and Hart carried on under the name of W.S. Shuttleworth and Co., until 1919. Incorporated, 10 July 1919, became part of Rowntree group, 18 October 1928. Ceased trading 1973. Renamed Rowntree Mackintosh (Ingredients) Ltd, 16 June 1975.

Related Material

See also Group Productive Survey, 1966, R/B2/3; Correspondence relating to directors and shares, R/DH/SC/44; papers relating to Excess Profits Tax, Income Tax, audit fees, wear and tear depreciation at Shuttleworth's and other companies, 1939 - 45, R/AC/A/4; sales figures for Mackintosh products made at Shuttleworth's factory, 1945 - 47, Rowntree/M/S/S/7; Gum and Sugar Purchase Books, stock, commitments and subsequent purchases at Shuttleworth's and other companies, 1958 - 67, R/DF/PI/3-4; papers relating to the transfer of thin mint production from York to Shuttleworth's factory in Bermondsey, 1965 - 69, R/DT/2; R/DF/AA/30; advice forms for new lines of Shuttleworth's and other companies, issued by the Associated Companies Office and forwarded to members of the Five Firm Agreement by the Marketing Manager, R/DD/M/37; correspondence concerning changing the name of W.S. Shuttleworth to Rowntree Mackintosh (Ingredients) Ltd, and subsidiary companies of Shuttleworth, 1971 - 75, RM/GH/L/43 -45.

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