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Correspondence re J.J. Bell-Irving Estate and Trust, 1929-1937

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/2/4/4

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of Matheson & Co. Ltd regarding the estate and Trust of J.J. Bell-Irving, with related letters and papers. The main correspondents are McJerrow & Stevenson, solicitors, Lockerbie, and Ethel Maitland, Countess of Lauderdale, Thirlestane Castle, Berwickshire, daughter of J.J. Bell-Irving.


  • 1929-1937

Conditions Governing Access

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

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3 file(s) (3 ring-binders)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, October 2010.

Related Materials

I21/2/4/5 contains related material.


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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