Records of Northern Hotels Ltd, hotels and motels, Edinburgh, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Shareholding records, undated;
  • Financial records, 1963–1965.

Administrative / Biographical History

Northern Hotels Ltd , hotels and motels, with registered offices in Edinburgh, Scotland , were certainly in existence between 1931  and 1965  . The company became a wholly owned subsidiary of United Caledonian Breweries Ltd , Glasgow and Edinburgh , in 1965  . No more is known about the company's history to date.


The material is arranged according to the Scottish Brewing Archive classification scheme used within all SBA collections.

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Deposited by Tennent Caledonian Breweries.

Other Finding Aids

File level list available in searchroom.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures.

Custodial History

Unknown. It moved to the University of Glasgow in 1991. Custody of the Scottish Brewing Archive was transferred to Glasgow University Archive Services in 2008.


None expected.

Related Material

GB 0248 UCB: Records of United Caledonian Breweries Ltd.

Location of Originals

This material is original


Topen, Alma, 'Newington Brewery', Scottish Brewing Archive Newsletter No. 26, (Winter 1995/96).

No known publications using this material.

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

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Collection catalogued by Natalie Milne, Archives Assistant (Hub), 7 November 2001. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Michelle Kaye, Archives Assistant, 21 March 2012. Catalogue edited by Wiebke Redlich, Archives Assistant (Hub), 24 May 2002.

Geographical Names