- Accounting records;
- Property records;
- Letterbooks 1893-1901;
- Minutes 1880-1901.
North Travancore Land Planting & Agricultural Society Ltd, was established in 1879 to purchase or otherwise acquire land for development and cultivation in North Travancore, India. The company sold extensive lands to Consolidated Tea & Lands Co Ltd, tea planters, Edinburgh, Scotland, and in 1897 , to Kanan Devan Hills Produce Co Ltd, tea planters, Glasgow, Scotland, both subsidiaries of James Finlay & Co Ltd, textile manufacturers, tea planters, and merchants, Glasgow, Scotland. In 1896 , Patrick Buchanan, founder of P R Buchanan & Co Ltd, tea planters, London, England, bought shares in North Travancore Land Planting & Agricultural Society Ltd. The company was still trading in the late 1890s .
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