Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co Staff Letters

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons and the Taikoo Dockyard and Engineering Company in Hong Kong relating to staff management. The letters cover issues relating to individual staff as well as genral staffing issues such as: staff movement and recruitment, leave, salaries and bonuses. The files include an A-Z section comprising correspondence with individual members of staff. Includes index


Chronological by sending office

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Closed under the Data Protection Act


Other Finding Aids

Paper handlist available

Archivist's Note


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Copying for personal research purposes is permitted. Please contact the archivist for all publication requests.

Copyright is owned by John Swire & Sons, Ltd, 59 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AJ