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Record: Papers relating to purchase of businesses by H Binns, Son & Co Ltd (FRAS 174)

Title: Papers relating to purchase of businesses by H Binns, Son & Co Ltd
Date: 1926-1933
Reference: FRAS 174
Former reference: HF 41/2/2  
Physical description: 4 files  
Origination H Binns, Son & Co Ltd

Record type: Correspondence, Financial statements, Ledgers, Press cuttings

Function:

Records held within this series:

Title: Papers relating to purchase of Gray, Peverell & Co Ltd
Date: 1926-1927
Reference: FRAS 174/1
Former reference: HF 41/2/2/4/1  
Physical description: 1 file  
Origination H Binns, Son & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Includes correspondence, lists of staff and departments, accounts.

Title: Papers relating to purchase of Fowler & Brock Ltd by H Binns, Son & Co Ltd
Date: 1927-1928
Reference: FRAS 174/2
Former reference: HF 41/2/2/1/1  
Physical description: 1 file  
Origination H Binns, Son & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Includes balance sheet and profit and loss account, pages from the sundry ledger, summary of the general ledger and sundry ledger, completion account and customer circular.

Title: Papers relating to purchase of J Coxon & Co Ltd by H Binns, Son & Co Ltd
Date: 1928
Reference: FRAS 174/3
Former reference: HF 41/2/2/2/1  
Physical description: 1 file  
Origination H Binns, Son & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Includes capital and deficiency account, balance sheet and notes on the company.

Title: Papers relating to purchase of Robinson Brothers (Carlisle) Ltd by H Binns, Son & Co Ltd
Date: 1933
Reference: FRAS 174/4
Former reference: HF 41/2/2/3/1  
Physical description: 1 file  
Origination H Binns, Son & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Includes annual report and accounts, balance sheet, accountants' report, calculation of purchase price, list of stock, offer to shareholders, newspaper cuttings, map showing location of store within the town, liquidator's statement of account and balance sheet.

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