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Correspondence re Waugh and tea, 12 Nov. 1958-6 Jan. 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/4/1/530

Scope and Contents

Copies of correspondence and related papers regarding the business of Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd and its successors with regard to tea, comprised of correspondence (including some extracts of letters) between Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, and Henry Waugh (Singapore) Ltd/Jardine Waugh (Malaya) Ltd/Jardine Waugh (Singapore) Ltd, Singapore; correspondence of London and Singapore with other correspondents, including Brooke Bond Ceylon Ltd, Colombo, Lipton (Overseas) Ltd, London, and J.A. Wattie & Co. Ltd, Hong Kong; and related papers. The subjects covered in the file include Indonesian tea, Lipton's tea, Malayan tea and Tuckfields Teas Pty Ltd. The ring-binder is labelled 'Waugh - Tea File I'.


  • Creation: 12 Nov. 1958-6 Jan. 1966


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.

Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.


1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 17 July 2015.


Repository Details

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