Correspondence with Anglo-American Oil Company, 1899, 1902; photocopies of Moscrop adverts; agreements with oil companies, 1905, 1915; photographs of a preserved steam engine.
Papers of Thomas Moscrop & Co Ltd
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.198/M
- Dates of Creation1899-1915
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.0065 cubic metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Founded in Bolton, 1838, registered in 1892. Producers of Lion Motor Oil.
Reference: Catalogue to the collection.
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the Chairman of the Michael Beecham Group of Companies in 1979.
Other Finding Aids
A copy of this collection-level description is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom. A file level catalogue is also available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources.
An authority record exists for Thomas Moscrop & Co Ltd (GB 152 AAR2197).
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
This collection has been weeded for duplicates.
Further deposits are not expected.