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Records of Drury Trust Co Ltd, property holding company, Glasgow, Scotland.
Dates of Creation:
There are no physical characteristics that affect the use of this material.
Scottish Brewing Archive.
Name of Creator:
Drury Trust Co Ltd (property holding company: 1923–1965: Glasgow, Scotland).
Language of Material:
Level of Description:
- Revised by Wiebke Redlich, Archive Assistant (Hub), 6 March 2002
- 8 June 2005 Catalogue record converted to EAD2002, May 2005
Scottish Brewing Archive, 6 March 2002.
Private records deposited by the owners.
The Drury Trust Co Ltd was a property holding company based at 57 West Regent Street, Glasgow, Scotland, and was a subsidiary of Maclachlans Ltd, Edinburgh, Scotland. In 1923 the business, under directors Robert Macfarlan, a chartered accountant, and James Craig Gatheral, a writer with a company named Wright Johnston & McKenzie, became a limited liability company. In 1924 the major shareholders were Robert Macfarlan, James Craig Gatheral, William Johnstone, and Norman McLeod. James Craig Gatheral died in 1929, and Robert Macfarlan died in 1962. The company went into voluntary liquidation on 11 August 1965, and the company books and papers were handed over by the liquidator to J & R Tennent Ltd, Glasgow.
Scope and Content
System of Arrangement:
- Memorandum and articles of association, 1923
- Liquidation papers, 1965
- Shareholding records, 1923–1963
- Financial records, 1923–1965
The material is arranged according to the Scottish Brewing Archive classification scheme used within all SBA collections.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:
Deposited by Tennent Caledonian Breweries.
Appraisal, Destruction and Scheduling:
This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 1127 procedures.
Copyright / Reproduction:
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Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents.
Existence of Copies:
No known copies.
This material is original.
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Related Units of Description:
GB 1127 GJM: Records of G & J Maclachlan Ltd
GB 1127 T: Records of Tennent Caledonian Breweries Ltd
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Fonds–Level Description Compilation Details
Fonds–level description compiled by Natalie Milne, Archives Assistant (Hub), 31 October 2001.