Records of Alphacast Ltd, engineers, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Minutes 1964
  • Memorandum and articles of association 1962
  • Financial records 1962-1966
  • Wage and salary records 1962-1965
  • Correspondence 1962-1966
  • Pattern book 1962
  • Directors' report and balance sheet 1963-1966

Administrative / Biographical History

Alphacast Ltd , engineers, was established in 1962  as a subsidiary company of Fullerton, Hodgart & Barclay Ltd , engineers, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland. The companies shared Fullerton's Vulcan works in Paisley. The share capital of the company was £100 with 100 shares issued at £1 each. Charles Glen Hodgart and Hugh Donald Hodgart held a single share each on behalf of Fullerton, Hodgart & Barclay Ltd. The company appears to have ceased trading in 1966  .


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Acquisition Information

Loan : liquidators : c.1977

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)2400) and London (NRA17534)

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Custodial History

Received directly from liquidators


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Related Material

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GB 248 UGD 120 Records of Fullerton, Hodgart & Barclay Ltd

GB 248 UGD 120/6/24 Records of Alphacast Ltd

GB 248 UGD 120/6/27 Records of Blane & Co (Engineers) (Pty) Ltd

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