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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/2305/21
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1957-1961
Level of description: Collection
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Extent: 0.05 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Carlos and Thrale Ltd | wine and spirits merchants


Administrative/Biographical history:

Carlos and Thrale Limited was formerly either St Giles Taverns Limited or Medway Mineral Water Company (which never traded). The name "Carlos and Thrale" was created in 1957 as the wines and spirits department of Courage and Company Limited and then Courage and Barclay.

From Oct 1961 the company was known as Arthur Cooper (Wine Merchant) Limited and from 1978 as Saccone and Speed Retail Limited, having bought Saccone and Speed from Charles Kinloch in 1965. Searchers are advised to confirm these details for themselves.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of Carlos and Thrale Limited, wine and spirits merchants, comprising agenda book for board meetings with rough minutes/notes and articles of association.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

Records have been arranged in one series: ACC/2305/21/001-002: Corporate records.

Conditions governing access:

Restricted access: please see staff.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to these records rests with the depositor.

Finding aids:

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Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Deposited as part of an accession of records from Courage Barclay and Simonds, 1969-1988.

Allied Materials

Related material:

For file relating to creation of company see Charles Kinloch and Co, reference ACC/2305/22/005.

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:

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

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