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Cochin, July 1930 - March 1931, 1930-07 - 1931-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022TTT

Scope and Contents

An album with the following annotation by McKay: 'The Villain of the Piece. Alan Campbell McKay, a Scotsman. Assistant-Accountant, National Bank of India, Ltd., Colombo, Nuwara Eliya and Cochin. Assistant District Commissioner of Boy Scouts, British Cochin. Hon. Badge Secretary, Boy Scouts District Association, British Cochin. Honorary Secretary, Cochin Golf Club. Member, Cochin Club Library Committee. Sports: golf, cricket, walking and motor-cycling. Hobbies: Reading, writing, photography. Collecting brassware and Eastern curios. Failings: Over-talkativeness, argumentativeness - and some'.


  • Creation: 1930-07 - 1931-03


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1 album(s) (152 images in 1 album)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

McKay Album 11




McKay, Alan Campbell, 1904-1984, banker (?)

Finding aid date

2004-04-21 15:05:53+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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