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Irving, W O Bell-, 1851-1904 (businessman)



  • Existence: 1851 - 1904

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Letters to Calcutta, 1843-1909 (with some modern copies)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JS/1
Scope and Contents

An incomplete numbered series of files of letters from various correspondents to Jardine, Skinner & Co. Although some letters are fixed inside the files, most are loose, and are held in place by strings attached to the files. There are also a few modern typescript excerpts from the letters, undated. The absent files are also listed in this catalogue.

Dates: 1843-1909 (with some modern copies)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Letters to London, 1887-1917

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JS/2
Scope and Contents

A numbered series of volumes containing press copies of letters from Jardine, Skinner & Co. to the Senior Partner, London. Some volumes are endorsed 'W.O.B.I.', referring to W.O. Bell-Irving.

Dates: 1887-1917
Conditions Governing Access: Unavailable due to condition.