Records of Thistle Enterprises (Edinburgh) Ltd, Brewers, Edinburgh, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Corporate Records, 1969-1978;
  • Shareholding Records, 1968-1984.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thistle Enterprises (Edinburgh) Ltd was incorporated in November 1968, with its principal activity being the running of The World Bar, Thistle Street, Edinburgh. It functioned as a subsidiary of the holding company Scottish & Newcastle Breweries plc, from December 1978.


Listed by box. Items are generally arranged listed in their original order.

Access Information

Academic and personal research only, subject to the Data Protection Act 1998.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Scottish & Newcastle plc, March-June 1999.

Other Finding Aids


Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Use

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



None expected

Related Material

GB 0248 SNB, Records of Scottish & Newcastle Breweries plc

Location of Originals

This material is original


No known publications using this material

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.

Fonds level description compiled by Cheryl Brown, Archive Cataloguer, 15 May 2012.

Geographical Names