Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/B/123-06
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: ASSAM ESTATES LIMITED
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 15 production units.
Name of creator(s): Assam Estates Ltd
Assam Estates Limited was a tea company operating in Assam, 1910 to 1977. It was part of the Inchcape Group.
Scope and content/abstract:
Records of Assam Estates Limited, tea company, including ledgers, journals, cash books and book of bills payable.
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:
Access by appointment only. Please contact staff.
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 in 1987 and 1988 by Inchcape Plc, together with the records of many other constituent companies of the Inchcape Group.They were catalogued in 1988-9. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.
This collection is a sub-fond within the Inchcape Group fonds. See CLC/B/123 for a list of all the companies represented in this collection and a history of the Inchcape Group.
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.