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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Acquisition Information


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Appraisal Information

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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

This material is original

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