Sudan Plantations Syndicate

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[450]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      3 boxes

Scope and Content

Minute books, 1904-1953 ; reports and accounts 1904-1926 ; articles of association; agreements with Sudan Government; tenancy agreements; correspondence files

Administrative / Biographical History

Founded in 1904, by Leigh S.J. Hunt. Developed the Gezira Scheme in partnership with the Sudan Government. Replaced by the Gezira Board in 1950

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by A. Gaitskell, 1958


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Draft catalogue

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Gaitskell, A., Gezira: a story of development in the Sudan (London, 1959)