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Accounts of J.J. Bell-Irving Estate, 1936-1939

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/11/4

Scope and Contents

Accounts relating to the estate of J.J. Bell-Irving, comprised of accounts current of the estate of J.J. Bell-Irving, Mrs Martha Grace Anton and Ethel Maitland, Countess of Lauderdale, with Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, 1936-1939, with copies of some covering letters from Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, to D.G.M. Bernard, Matheson & Co. Ltd, London. There is also the account of charge and discharge of the intromissions of the Trustees of the late James Jardine Bell-Irving of Makerstoun, Kelso, with the Funds of the Trust Estate, 6 June 1936-6 June 1937, and the account and charge and discharge of the Makerstoun Estate, 6 June 1936-6 June 1937, both prepared by McJerrrow & Stevenson, solicitors, Lockerbie, 1937.


  • 1936-1939

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.

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1 folder(s) (1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 17 April 2012.


Repository Details

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