Records of Berner Nicol & Co Ltd, timber, wood pulp and paper merchant, London, England

Scope and Content

  • Memoranda and articles of association 1921
  • Minutes of annual general meetings and directors meetings 1955-1957
  • Correspondence 1949-1971
  • Balances 1955-1956

Administrative / Biographical History

Berner Nicol & Co Ltd was incorporated as a limited liability company in 1921  in London, England. The company traded as merchants in timber, wood pulp, wood wool, paper and as manufacturers of wood pulp, wood wool. Having been founded with a capital of £30,000, this was increased in 1950 to £60,000 and in 1954 to £90,000. The company's first chairman was I D Berner.


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Deposit : via BAC(S) surveying officer: March 1987 : ACCN 0090

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