Records of Dundee Union Bank, bankers, Dundee, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Deed of accession to the contract of co-partnery 1832

Administrative / Biographical History

The  Dundee Union Bank was established in  1809  in Dundee, Scotland. By  1832  it had £86,652 in circulation and profits of £6,850. In  1844  it amalgamated with  Western Bank of Scotland .


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Gift : c1963

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Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with normal procedures

Custodial History

This material was deposited by a chartered accountancy firm, of which one of the partners had been involved in the liquidation of Western Bank of Scotland Records with Economic History Department, Glasgow University, c1963. Management of the collection transferred to Glasgow University Archives in 1975.


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Related Material

GB 248 UGD 084 Records of the  Western Bank of Scotland

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Additional Information

Compiled by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 21 August 1999

Title, administrative history and related units of description elements altered by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 6 September 1999

Updated by Lesley Richmond , Acting Director, 3 March 2000


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