Papers of Thomas Hudson

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Plans of coffee estates in Ceylon, of the Polwatte Mills, and coffee store,Colombo, 1865, with 4 photographs.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Hudson (fl 1865) owned the Polwatte Mills and coffee store, Colombo,Ceylon, and was a partner in J.L. Strachan and Co., a firm which operatedmills for curing coffee and general engineering.

Conditions Governing Access

Bodleian reader's ticket required.


Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 701 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford,Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Conditions Governing Use

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.