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London Metropolitan Archives

GREENWOOD, Arthur Alexander


Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/B/105

Held at: London Metropolitan Archives

Title: GREENWOOD, Arthur Alexander

Date(s): 1959-1980

Level of description: Collection

Extent: 16 production records.

Name of creator(s): Greenwood | Arthur Alexander | 1920-2012 | stockbroker


Administrative/Biographical history:

Major Arthur Alexander Greenwood (born 1920) was a member of the London Stock Exchange from around 1960 to 1980. He retired from the Royal Lincolnshire Regiment as a major in 1959 and joined the firm of Edward Cutbill and Company. He moved to Spencer Thornton and Company in 1961 and then to Hedderwick, Stirling, Grumbar and Company in 1968. Greenwood subsequently moved to British Colombia, Canada, where he died in November 2012, aged 92.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of stockbroker Arthur Alexander Greenwood, comprising records of his dealings.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Records arranged by MS number, assigned during cataloguing at the Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.

Finding aids:

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Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Deposited in the Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section, which merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.


DESCRIPTION NOTES 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 2010 to January 2011.

Business records | Documents | Information sources
Share dealing | Financial markets | Investment | Finance
Stockbrokers | People by occupation | People

Personal names
Greenwood | Arthur Alexander | 1920-2012 | stockbroker

Corporate names
Edward Cutbill and Company | stockbrokers
Hedderwick | Stirling | Grumbar and Co | stockbrokers
Spencer Thornton and Co | stockbrokers

City of London | London | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe