Moffat & Son Ltd, Manufacturers, Forfar

Scope and Content

Minutes, 1926 1949; ledger, 1926 1941; journal, 1926 1957; salaries book, 1939 1948.

Administrative / Biographical History

Moffat and Son Ltd was a small manufacturing firm based in Forfar. The company specialised in the production of fine hessians, and was based at Haugh Works, South Street, Forfar. In 1957 its management decided to sell the firm and subsequently Don Brothers, Buist & Co Ltd bought a controlling interest in the company in 1958.


Records are arranged chronologically within series.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

The records were deposited by Don & Low (Holdings) Ltd. between 1988 and 2001.

Other Finding Aids

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Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The records are on paper.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


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Location of Originals

The material is original.