Records of British Marine Salvage Co Ltd, Glasgow, Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Minutes and accounts 1888-1924

Administrative / Biographical History

The British Marine Salvage Co Ltd was incorporated in 1888  in Glasgow, Scotland, and was liquidated in 1924  . Although the complete minutes of the company survive, the bulk of its records were destroyed 3 years after liquidation according to the final surviving minutes. The Glasgow Salvage Association attempted to buy the British Marine Salvage Co Ltd for £410 in 1924 but were outbid by an private individual.

Arrangement

This material is arranged into series, which consist of numbers of items related by format and/or function. Within series, the items are generally arranged chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Association of Underwriters & Insurance Brokers in Glasgow : Glasgow

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom.

Manual file level list available in searchroom and at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)2681) and London (NRA21945)

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Custodial History

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Related Material

GB 248 UGD 095/1 Records of the Glasgow Salvage Association

GB 248 UGD 095/5 Records of the Liverpool & Glasgow Salvage Association

GB 248 UGD 204 Records of Association of Underwriters & Insurance Brokers in Glasgow

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Additional Information

This material is original

Revised by Emma Noble, volunteer, 2 May 2002

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