Messrs. Roberts & Son, Woollen Textile Manufacturers

Scope and Content

Property Records.

Administrative / Biographical History

To be completed



Access Information

By appointment. Closure periods may apply to unpublished records less than 30 years old and other records containingpersonal information. Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.

Other Finding Aids

Item level printed and computerised list available in the Searchroom.

Conditions Governing Use

Photocopies and photographic copies canbe supplied for educational use and private study purposesonly, depending on the condition of the documents. Permission to publish material from the Archive must be sought in advance from the University Archivist. Responsibility for obtaining copyright clearance rests with the applicant.

Custodial History

Records were identified and listed as part of the 1995-1999 Non - Formula Funding Scottish Higher Education Funding Council specialised research collections in the Humanities. Following the merger of the Scottish College of Textiles with Heriot-Watt University in October 1998, responsibility for the collection was transferred to Heriot-Watt University Archive, Records Management and Museum Service. In September 2000, the Archive moved to the Main Building at the Scottish Borders Campus, Galashiels.


Not expected

Related Material

To be determined

Geographical Names