First set. Incoming papers, 1844-1901 relating to Matacong from various departments of the British Government to Norris and Sons, Solicitors of Liverpool, Taylor, Laughland and Company, Glasgow, and to other companies; letters on behalf of the Marquess of Salisbury; correspondence with officials in Sierra Leone; other correspondence.
Second set. Copies and originals of outgoing letters and documents, 1825-1983, apparently from the files of Norris and Company, Solicitors of Liverpool, or Taylor, Laughland and Company, Glasgow. Including letters and a memorial to the authorities in Sierra Leone, 1891; copies of Foreign Office letters, 1892-1894; papers relating to the lease of Matacong Island, 1891; property document relating to the various cessions of Matacong Island,1825-1894; other papers.