Records of Scottish Rural Gas Ltd, c1941-1963, gas suppliers, Perth, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Board and secretarial correspondence 1941-1959;
  • Minutes of board meetings 1941-1959;
  • Financial records 1941-1959.

Administrative / Biographical History

Scottish Rural Gas Ltd was founded in the 1940s  and supplied properties in rural areas with gas for domestic heating, lighting and cooking. The company had an office in Glasgow, Scotland, before being taken over by Calor Gas in 1963.


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

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the 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



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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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