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Shanghai and Hongkew Wharf Co Ltd

 Organization

Biography

The Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd owned extensive wharf frontage in Shanghai from the late nineteenth century until the nationalisation of China's wharves in 1949. Its General Managers were Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Annual accounts and returns of Ewo Breweries Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd, 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/9/141/3/5/1
Scope and Contents

The reports of the Directors and statements of accounts for the year ended 31 December 1967 and annual returns, 4 April 1968, of Ewo Breweries Ltd and the Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd.

Dates: 1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
 sub-sub-sub-sub-sub-subseries

Annual reports, accounts and returns of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd and subsidiaries, 1966-1969 (accounts of 1965-1968 and returns of 1966-1969)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/9/141/3/5/7
Scope and Contents

Annual reports, accounts and returns of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd, Ewo Breweries Ltd, Hongkong Fire Insurance Co. Ltd, Jardine Waugh Ltd, Lombard Insurance Co. Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd.

Dates: 1966-1969 (accounts of 1965-1968 and returns of 1966-1969)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
 sub-sub-sub-subseries

Correspondence re Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd, 1945-1955

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/4/1/406
Scope and Contents

Copies of correspondence and related papers regarding Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd's involvement in the Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd.

Dates: 1945-1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
 sub-subseries

Correspondence re Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd, 1951-1954

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J12/9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Files compiled by Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, of selected correspondence of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd and other correspondents regarding particular subjects, with related papers. Much of the material concerns the closure in 1954 of the China offices of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd and its subsidiaries and the transfer of their assets and liabilities to the state-operated Chung Hwa Development Company on 1 October 1954. The papers divide into five main groups: the firm's China...
Dates: 1951-1954
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
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Proxies of the Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co., circa 1871-circa 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/A7/600
Scope and Contents

A register of proxies of the Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co.

Dates: circa 1871-circa 1899
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Some of the records are unavailable due to their poor physical condition.
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Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd property records, c. 1950 (photostats of documents of 1877-1921)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/F25/124/30
Scope and Contents Photostats of property records of the Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ltd, probably made in the late 1940s or early 1950s, including labels on the reverse:1. Title deeds to B.C. Lots Nos 6713, 1121, 6850, 1583, 10817, 10196, 10059 and 5805, 1877-1921, relating to Pootung, Hunts, Old Ningpo and Hongkew Wharves (in Chinese and English).2. Registration receipts nos 571, 572, 1822, 1 and 2 for the properties in no. 1 (in Chinese).The documents are in an envelope...
Dates: c. 1950 (photostats of documents of 1877-1921)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
 Sub-Series

Telephone conversations between Hong Kong and Shanghai, 1950-1951

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/E15
Scope and Contents

Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.

Dates: 1950-1951
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
 Sub-Series

Telephone conversations of Hong Kong, 1949-1956

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/E14
Scope and Contents Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, Taipei, Tientsin and Tokyo, Matheson & Co., London, and Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Singapore. The files also include some copies of semi-official correspondence and notes of meetings of Heads of Departments in Hong Kong. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine...
Dates: 1949-1956
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.