Records of Thomas Thomson & Co, insurance brokers, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Financial records 1817-1818
  • Photographs 1897-1899
  • A History of the Glasgow Royal Exchange c1927

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Thomson & Co , Glasgow, Scotland, were operating as a insurance brokers and underwriters for the shipping and other industries from the early 19th century. In 1977 they were taken over by Lowndes Lambert UK Ltd and moved to Lowndes Lambert's address at North Claremont Street, Glasgow, in 1978  . It appears that the company ceased to operate soon after this date.


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Access Information


Acquisition Information

Lowndes Lambert UK Ltd : Glasgow : July 1984

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Digital file level list available in searchroom.

Manual file level list available at the National Register of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)2603)

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Additional Information

This material is original

Revised by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 15 May 2002

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