Records of Hamilton, Somerset & Company (London) Limited

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Minutes, 1955-1996;
  • Certificate of incorporation by MacKinlay & Co. (East Africa) Limited, 18 Mar 1963;
  • Certificate of incorporation on change of name from MacKinlay & Co. (East Africa) Limited to Hamilton, Somerset & Co. (London) Limited, 26 Jan 1968.

Administrative / Biographical History

Company incorporated as MacKinlay & Co (East Africa) Limited 1963. Later incorporating as Hamilton, Somerset & Co. (London) Limited Jan 1968. Company was dissolved 1998. The Company provided finance for other trading entities.

Arrangement

Files arranged as received

Conditions Governing Access

Some files in this collection are subject to Data Protection legislation as they contain sensitive information and material under 30 years old is closed to access. It is advised that you should contact the Duty Archivist before visiting: library-asc@glasgow.ac.uk

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Any work intended for publication that is based on research from this collection must be approved in advance. Apply in the first instance to Archives and Special Collections, email: library-asc@glasgow.ac.uk

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures. Duplicates have been removed.

Accruals

None expected

Location of Originals

This material is original

Bibliography

No known publications using this material

Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by Peter Morphew, Business Archive Cataloguer (James Finlay Ltd), January 2016.