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Papers re C.H. Ross Estate, 1903-1920

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/11/1

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous papers regarding the estate of Charles Henderson Ross, including material regarding 59 Cadogan Square, Chelsea; 54 Queen's Gate, S.W.; Major Colin Ross's Calgary mortgage; 'Glenwood'; 'Snakemoor House'; the Rossie Estate, Forfar (including particulars and auction program); the marriage settlement of Mrs Eveline Isabel Ross; the marriage settlement of Lieutenant G.S. Arbuthnot and Jessie Marguerite Henderson and Lieutenant Commander Arbuthnot's Trust; the marriage settlement of Violet H. Tolson and Lieutenant Fletcher; John Paton Henderson's Trust; Mr C.P. Henderson's Trust; and Colonel W.C. Neville's affairs. There are also accounts current of the late C.H. Ross with Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd; a bundle of cheques paid by C.H. Ross; and Ross's insurance policies, particularly with White Cross Insurance Association Ltd.


  • 1903-1920

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

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 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 27 February 2012.


Repository Details

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