Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/2305/17-2
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: NOAKES AND COMPANY: FINANCIAL RECORDS
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 3.62 linear metres (extent of all 5 Noakes and Co subfonds combined).
Name of creator(s): Noakes and Co Ltd | brewers
The Black Eagle Brewery, Whites Grounds, Bermondsey is believed to have been established in the 1690s. It was known as Clarke's Brewery, and was acquired some time between 1823 and 1830 by John Cox. In 1848 it was bought by Day, Payne and Cox of Westerham, and traded as "Day, Noakes and Sons" from 1852. The Company was incorporated in 1897 as "Noakes and Company Limited".
The company acquired Nevile Reid and Company Limited in 1918 and J Canning and Sons, Royal Brewery, Windsor, in 1921. Brewing operations were transferred to Windsor in 1921. The company was acquired by Courage and Company Limited in 1930.
Scope and content/abstract:
Financial records of Noakes and Company, brewers, including analyses of balance sheets; private ledgers and loans ledger.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
The records of Noakes and Co Ltd have been divided into sub-fonds:
ACC/2305/17-1: Corporate Records
ACC/2305/17-2: Financial Records
ACC/2305/17-3: Production Records
ACC/2305/17-4: Premises Records
ACC/2305/17-5: Property Records.
Conditions governing access:
Restricted access: please see staff.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright to these records rests with the depositor.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Deposited as part of an accession of records from Courage Barclay and Simonds, 1969-1988.
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: November 2009 to February 2010