Arbroath Horse Hiring Co Ltd, Arbroath

Scope and Content

Minute book (with copy balance sheet) 1895-1907; register of shareholders 1895-1939.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Arbroath Horse Hiring Co Ltd was formed in 1895 to carry out the business of horsedealers, posthorse masters, cab and omnibus proprietors and livery stable keepers. It later traded under the name of the Arbroath Motor Company.


Records are arranged chronologically.

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 Clark Oliver Dewar & Webster, Solicitors, Arbroath in 1977 (AccM/27).


Fonds level description compiled by Sarah Chubb, Archives Hub Project Archivist, September 2001.

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