Records of John Neil & Co, chemists, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Prescription books 1893-1944

Administrative / Biographical History

John Neil registered as a  chemist  and  druggist  in  1887,  operating from 118 Byres Road, Hillhead, Glasgow, Scotland.  John Neil & Co was operating from 557 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow in  1930  .


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Access Information


Acquisition Information

Gift : Cockburn & Co Ltd, Glasgow : prior to 1966

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom.

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)1713) and London (NRA10859)

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Custodial History

Records deposited with Economic History Department, Glasgow University, prior to 1966. Management of the collection transferred to Glasgow University Archives in 1975.


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Related Material

GB 248 UGD 209  John W Miller Ltd, chemists.

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Additional Information

This material is original

Updated by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 8 November 1999

Updated by Lesley Richmond , Acting Director, 3 March 2000

Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 18 February 2002


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