Records of Jamaica Sugar Estate Ltd, c1920-c1967, sugar manufacturers, Jamaica

Scope and Content

  • Notebook containing notes on the output and production of sugar, rum and bananas on the estates 1930-1931;
  • Prospectus and related papers 1924;
  • Financial papers, including the annual directors‰?? report and statement of accounts 1926-1967;
  • Copy minutes of directors‰?? meetings, with related reports 1934-1967;
  • Reports concerning J H Calder MacLeod's visits to Jamaica 1950-1963;
  • General correspondence 1924-1968;
  • Circulars from the Sugar Manufacturers Association of Jamaica 1959-1966;
  • Memorandum and Articles of Association 1956.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jamaica Sugar Estate Ltd had an office at West Nile Street, Glasgow, Scotland from c.1920-c.1967  .


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

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Acquisition Information


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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Appraisal Information

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Custodial History



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Related Material

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This collection is part of the larger collection, Papers of J H Calder MacLeod (DC 034) as he was a subscriber of the company. Other parts of the collection relate to other companies that he was involved in.

Location of Originals

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Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names


Fonds level description created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 28 January 2005

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