Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/B/151-06
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: LONDON WHOLESALE FISH TRADE LIMITED
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 3 production units.
Name of creator(s): London Wholesale Fish Trade Ltd
London Wholesale Fish Trade Limited was formed in 1940 to make contingency arrangements for the distribution of fish in the London area in the event of the market being damaged or destroyed by enemy action. The company never came into business and was wound up in 1945.
Scope and content/abstract:
London Wholesale Fish Trade Limited records comprise: memorandum and articles of association, 1940 (Ms 19815); minutes 1940-5 (Ms 19816); and accounts 1940-1 (Ms 19817).
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:
Available for general 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
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information:
Immediate source of acquisition:
The records were deposited in Guildhall Library by the London Fish Merchants' Association in 1982, and were catalogued by Guildhall Library staff in the same year. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.
Existence and location of originals:
Existence and location of copies:
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.