Records of Leybourne Estate Co Ltd, estate management company, Leybourne, Kent, England

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • General ledgers 1933-1960
  • Financial journal 1934-1947

Administrative / Biographical History

The Leybourne Estate Co Ltd appears to have been established to manage the Leybourne Estate in Leybourne, Kent, England. It functioned from at least 1933 to 1947  and appears to have been connected to the McAlpine family of Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons , civil engineering contractors, London, England.

Arrangement

The material has been arranged into series as shown in the scope and content. Within series, items are generally arranged chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Deposit : Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd : 1985

Other Finding Aids

Digital and manual file level lists of the surviving records of Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd, subsidiaries and related companies are available in the searchroom ref: UGD 254

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S) 3111) and London (NRA32523)

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

Held by Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd, Kettering. Transferred to Glasgow University Archive Services in 1985 during the preparation of the company history.

Accruals

None expected

Related Material

GB 248 UGD 254/1 Records of Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd

Material in other repositories: no material associated by provenance

Bibliography

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Additional Information

This material is original

Compiled by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 31 January 2003

No alterations made to date

Subjects

Geographical Names