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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 labelled 'Env.SP-54-1' and 'Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf Co. Ld'. This is inside another envelope labelled 'SP-54' and 'Shanghai Properties', which includes a typescript contents list inside.


  • Creation: 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

Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers.

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

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