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William Dixon Ltd, coal and iron masters

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Date: 1732-1960
  • Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Functions, occupations and activities: Metal processing and manufacturing > Iron founding and casting | Mineral extraction > Fuel extraction
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C111624 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B9645 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1849-1958: Govan Colliery financial records, output, sales and wages books, lists of shareholders, technical and legal papers etc
Glasgow University Archive Services
NRA 10828 Dixon
1732-1950: legal papers
Glasgow University Archive Services
NRA 41480
1800-08: diary, waste and cash books of William Dixon
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
1821-1911: Calder Iron Works letter book, order book, accounts
North Lanarkshire Archives
NRA 40261 North Lanarks misc
1946-52: minutes and staff records
Tata Steel UK Ltd
NRA 35553 Colvilles
1873-1960: corporate records
Tata Steel UK Ltd
NRA 36006 Colvilles