- Agreements 1900-1962;
- Ship records 1881-1946;
- Correspondence 1920-1951.
Records of Montgomerie & Workman Ltd, ship and insurance brokers, London, England
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- ReferenceGB 248 UGD 131/7
- Dates of Creation1881-1951
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description3.6 metresThere are no physical characteristics that affect the use of this material.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The partnership of Montgomerie & Workman , shipbrokers and insurance brokers, London, England, was established in 1849 . The firm was incorporated in 1913 as Montgomerie & Workman Ltd , its name changing to Montgomerie & Workman (1920) Ltd in 1920. The company acted as the London agents of the Ellerman group of companies which included Ellerman City Line Ltd , Ellerman Lines Ltd , Ellerman & Bucknall (Steamships) Co Ltd , Ellerman & Papayanni Lines Ltd and Hall Line Ltd .
In 2002 , Montgomerie & Workman Ltd existed in London as a non-trading company.
Sources: UGD 131/1/60/1/5 The Journal of Commerce: Ellerman Line Number (January 1953) and UGD 131/1/60/1/2 Ellerman brochure (c1948)
This material is arranged into series as shown in the scope and content. Within series, the items are generally arranged chronologically
Gift : P&O Containers :London: 1992 : ACCN155*, 159*, 160*
Indefinite loan : 6 February 1992 : ACCN157*
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Amended by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 30 January 2008