Shore Staff Letters

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London and Butterfield & Swire in the East regarding routine management of staff and issues relating to individual members of staff. The letters cover the folloeing areas in particular: engineers; Godown staff; insurance; annual leave; passages; war claims; provident funds; pension schemes; wireless operators; staff charts. Includes subject index


Chronological by sending office

Conditions Governing Access

File closed under the Data Protection Act until 1st January 2030


Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

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