Records of Stag Inns (Edinburgh) Ltd, licensed premises, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Financial records, 1960–1961;
  • Staff records, 1959–1961;
  • Licensed premises records, 1953–1962;
  • Promotional material, 1961.

Administrative / Biographical History

Stag Inns (Edinburgh) Ltd , Edinburgh, Scotland , were in operation between 1953  and 1961  . The company was a subsidiary of Robert Younger Ltd and by 1960  was part of John Aitchison & Co Ltd , Edinburgh . They owned the following premises: Bisset's Hotel ( Gullane, Scotland ), Breich Inn ( West Calder, Scotland ), Central Bar ( Dundee, Scotland ), Club Bar ( Stornoway, Scotland ), Crescent Bar ( Glasgow, Scotland ), Horseshoe Bar ( Dalkeith, Scotland ), Malletsheugh Inn ( Newton Mearns ), Mitre Bar ( Edinburgh ), Northern Taverns ( Dunfermline, Scotland ), premises at 165 Paisley Road West ( Glasgow ), Port Seton Hotel ( East Lothian, Scotland ), Ship Inn ( Dalkeith ), Star Hotel ( Leven, Scotland ), Vulcan Bar ( Dundee ), Windsor Bar ( Dundee  ). No more is cutrrently known about the company's history.


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

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Appraisal Information

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

Custodial History

The collection was previously stored with the rest of the Scottish Brewing Archive at Heriot–Watt University. It moved to the University of Glasgow in 1991. It moved to the University of Glasgow in 1991. Custody of the Scottish Brewing Archive was transferred to Glasgow University Archive Services in 2008.


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Related Material

GB 0248 JA: Records of John Aitchison & Co Ltd; GB 0248 RY: Records of Robert Younger Ltd.

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

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

Collection catalogued by Liz Ball, Archives Assistant, 25 October 2001. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Michelle Kaye, Archives Assistant, 22 March 2012. Catalogue edited by Wiebke Redlich, Archives Assistant (Hub), 22 April 2002.

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