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Record NGA27/14/11

Archive reference number NGA27/14/11

Annual Stock Taking Ledgers

Date 1847-1939

This sub-series contains three Annual Stock Taking Ledgers (1847-1939, NGA27/14/11/1-3), and a volume containing annual summaries of accounts (1948-1951, NGA27/14/11/4). The information contained within these volumes includes debited liabilities (e.g. accounts payable, interest, etc.) and credited assets (e.g. stock, supplies, debtors, etc.). Entries usually include a description, amount and (occasionally) a page reference to the associated ledger or day book.

Please note: volumes referenced within this Ledger may not have been retained by the firm. For more general information about financial records within the archive the following references may be useful:

NGA27/14: Ledgers

NGA27/15: Purchase and Sales Books

NGA27/16: Estate Account Books

NGA27/17: Trade Expenses Books

NGA27/18: Financial Records (Miscellaneous), including accounts and share certificates

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