Record: [Great Junction Street branch office] funeral day book (FRAS 930)

Title: [Great Junction Street branch office] funeral day book
Date: 1904-1932
Reference: FRAS 930
Former reference: HF 92/1/22  
Physical description: 1 volume  
Origination Peter Moir
W T Dunbar & Sons Ltd

Scope and content:

The day book contains details of individual orders for funerals, 1904-1912. Details recorded include date, name and address or person paying for funeral, name and age of deceased and details of hearse, coffin, shroud, stationery and dues. Also included in the volume are lists of outstanding accounts, 1913-1932.

Additional information:

This day book was originally maintained by Peter Moir, funeral undertakers and carriage hirers, of Edinburgh. In about 1909, Peter Moir was acquired by W T Dunbar & Sons Ltd. W T Dunbar & Sons Ltd took over the operation of Peter Moir's branch office in Great Junction Street, Leith. It appears that this volume relates to that branch office.

Record type: Order books

Function: Financial accounting

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