The collection comprises the records of a company formed in 1907-1908 to sink an exploratory well on Norfolk Road, Inglewood, to a depth of 2500 feet. Grid reference for the well is noted as N.109/796752.
The records include a minute book, two letter books and a cash book.
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Archive Contents

  Box 1

Biography. Of John and Mary Jane Burgess, Norfolk Rd, Inglewood, written by F. L. Lambert 1995.

Folder. Letters (2) from the Stamp Duties Office, New Plymouth to C. S. Rennell, Company Secretary re liquidation matters 28 May 1924 and 14 July 1925. A plant ledger for sale of Block Yard Plant 1.10.1926.

Minute book. June 1906 - June 1917. Includes share register giving name and occupation of members and shares allocated.

Letter-book. September 1917 - June 1924. Includes letters to shareholders notifying them of a final dividend on the liquidation of the company.

  Box 2

Cash book. October 1906 - February 1920.

Letter-book. January 1907 - July 1918.

Dividend Sheet. Of the Inglewood Oil Boring and Prospecting Co. in liquidation. 29 May 1918.

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