Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co Staff Letters

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London and senior managers of the Taikoo Dockyard and Engineering Company in Hong Kong regarding the general management of staff. The letters cover issues such as salaries, service conditions, staff movements and recruitment, training as well as issues relating to individual members of staff. The letters also relate to general financial matters. The file includes an alphabetial subject and name index.



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Closed under the Data Protection Act until January 2050


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