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Semi-official correspondence between Hong Kong and Calcutta, 18 Mar. 1966-3 Sep. 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/170

Scope and Contents

Semi-official correspondence between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Henderson Ltd, Calcutta, with some enclosed papers, regarding shipping matters, particularly the Indo-China Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. The semi-official letters from Calcutta are originals; the semi-official letters from Hong Kong are copies.

1. Nos 1, 1A and 2-9 from D. Fordwood, Calcutta, to M.A.R. Herries, Hong Kong, 18 March-23 August 1966. Nos 1 and 1A have been numbered in pencil. No. 1 is addressed at the Indo-China Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, Jardine Henderson Ltd, Agents; no. 1A is addressed at the Shipping Department, Jardine Henderson Ltd; and nos 2-9 are addressed at Jardine Henderson Ltd.

2. Nos 1-6 from M.A.R. Herries and R. Shoppee, Hong Kong, to D. Fordwood, Calcutta, 30 March-3 September 1966.


  • Creation: 18 Mar. 1966-3 Sep. 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

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 26 November 2014.

Repository Details

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