Taikoo Dockyard and Engineering Co Liquidation

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Papers relating to the liquidation of the Taikoo Dockyard and Engineering Company [TD&ECo] and its reformation as a Hong Kong Registered Company

Jan-Feb: Notices and resolutions of an Extra-ordinary General Meeting of TD&ECo members to liquidate the Company.

Copy of announcement accompanying the Dividend Declaration of 1939 and attached copy of `London Gazette' June 1941 but pages re Swire's and TD&ECo missing.

File of letters between John Swire & Sons and HM Inspector of Taxes re tax problems arising from the liquidation of the London registered TD&ECo. Balance Sheets of TD&ECo in Voluntary Liquidation 1940

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