Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/B/192-29
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: NOTTINGHAMSHIRE AND DERBYSHIRE FIRE AND LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 2 production units.
Name of creator(s): Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Fire and Life Assurance Co
This company was established in Nottingham in 1832. In 1869 its life business was acquired by Norwich Union and its fire business by Imperial Insurance Company which then changed its name to Imperial Fire Insurance Company. In turn, Imperial Fire became part of Alliance Assurance and then Sun Alliance.
Scope and content/abstract:
Records of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Fire and Life Assurance Company, comprising minutes and instructions to agents.
ACCESS AND USE
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:
48 hours notice required for access.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Deposited in the Manuscripts Section of Guildhall Library by the Sun Alliance Insurance Group in May 1978. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.
For the Imperial Insurance Company see CLC/B/192-18.
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: January to May 2011.