Records of Grangemouth Iron Co Ltd, fl.1890s-1935, iron suppliers, Grangemouth, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Financial papers, including balance sheets 1914-1938;
  • Minutes of board meetings, including minutes from Federated Foundries Ltd 1935-1936;
  • Memorandum and articles of association 1929-1935;
  • Legal papers 1898-1935;
  • General correspondence 1931-1943;
  • Plans of buildings 1922-1925;
  • Proposed Ironfounders' Merger reports 1935;
  • Printed book by Andrew Stewart, CA entitled 'Costing for Light Casting Ironfounders' 1923.

Administrative / Biographical History

Grangemouth Iron Co Ltd began in the late 19th century, with  Federated Foundries Ltd , an iron founder, taking over all shares of the company in  1935  . Federated Foundries Ltd had an office in Glasgow, Scotland until  c.1965  .


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

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

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

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History



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Related Material

No related material.

This collection is part of the larger collection, Papers of J H Calder MacLeod (DC 034) as he was a subscriber of the company. Other parts of the collection relate to other companies that he was involved in.

Location of Originals

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Additional Information

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


Fonds level description created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 28 January 2005


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