Simpson, S.R.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Official papers from the Legal Department and Land Registry; papers relating to land settlement and custom 1903-1940 ; memoirs; articles; 9 plans showing layout of new development at Khartoum and Khartoum North; Sudan Government circular memoranda; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1926-1953  including appointments in Blue Nile, Kordofan, Bahr el Ghazal, Berber, Equatoria provinces and from 1944  Khartoum Legal Department

Conditions Governing Access

Most archives are fully open for consultation, but it is advisable to check before your visit. Please email

Acquisition Information

Presented by Simpson, 1969-1997, & Mrs L. Poulter, 1999


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Online catalogue for material presented up to 1986. Summary list only for 1997 & 1999 gifts, which include photographic material