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Letters from L.E.C. Letts to D.I. Bosanquet, 12 Dec. 1955-7 Mar. 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/8/18

Scope and Contents

Original letters from L.E.C. Letts, Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Singapore, to D.I. Bosanquet (of Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd), Horsham and London, informing him of developments during his absence in the United Kingdom, with related letters and papers, including copies of correspondence between Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Singapore, and various correspondents, including Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Kuching.

The subjects covered in the file include Aokam Tin Ltd, mining, the Rootes Group and Scottish Aviation Ltd. The ring-binder is labelled 'Letters received by D.I.B. Bosanquet whilst in London from L.C. Letts, Singapore and Plantations Agencies Ltd. etc. Dec. 1955 to March, 1956. (File handed over just prior to departure to Singapore.)'.


  • Creation: 12 Dec. 1955-7 Mar. 1956


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1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 28 October 2015.

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