Comprises the following records: (1) Wages books, 1886-1892; (2) Books of quarterly and annual balances, 1898-1951; (3) General ledger, 1886-1895; (4) Financial memorandum book, 1887-1896; (5) Books of bills of exchange, receivable and payable, 1882-1901; (6) Inwards ledgers, 1926-1939; (7) Ledger (unspecified), 1878-1910; (8) Sales ledgers, 1895-1920; (9) Day books of sales, 1939-1954.
Wage books, ledgers and other volumes, relating to John Bowling & Co. Ltd., Cyclops Foundry, Leeds
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 MS 170
- Dates of Creation1878-1954
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description21 vols (vols 1-10, in smaller format, are stored in 2 pamphlet boxes)
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
John Bowling & Co. Ltd operated in south Leeds as a general ironfounderers between 1878 and 1954.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
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Contents listed in Handlist 122