H. PLOWRIGHT AND SONS LTD

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Consists of sales ledger for ironmongery 1775-1841; bought ledger 1802-1840; receipts 1840-1841; day book of ironmongery sales 1837-1838; catalogues of agricultural machinery including ploughs, implements, carts and wagons and dairy machinery 1888-1940's

Administrative / Biographical History

Premises located at Swaffham, Norfolk

Arrangement

  • TR PLO/AC1/ 1 - 7 Sales Ledgers
  • TR PLO/AC1/8 Bought Ledger
  • TR PLO/AC3/1 Day Book
  • TR PLO/P2/A 1-3 Plowright Publicity
  • TR PLO/P2/B 1-86 Other Manufacturers' Publicity
  • TR PLO/PH3/ 1 Photograph

Conditions Governing Access

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Material deposited on permanent loan, May 1970 T 70/1

Note

Compiled by Zoe Watson, March 2004

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

Please contact the Archivist

Geographical Names