David Holton informs us that Alan Holton his father died on 25th December 2018. Alan worked for the Assam Company and transferred to Africa, Alan managed Ngambo Tea Estate for some years before moving to Tukuyu Uns forex Estates as General Manager. Alan finished his career as a VA out of George Williamson’s Nairobi office.
There is to be a memorial service but more details later. 11th March 2019 – Special thanks from the Editor to Leon Lyell and Alan Lane for all the help with pages, books and info. 10th March 2019 – Looking for relatives ? Manju Baruah, 43, makes history as she takes over as the new manager of Apeejay Tea’s Hilika Tea Estate near Dibrugarh in Upper Assam. Sons Ltd, Bangladesh and wants to make contact with Mr. Petrie to ask him a couple of questions relating to the timeline of the 1980s with Finlay’s. Bobby, hailed from Jammu and carried the Jamwals legacy to tea and tiger conservation.
He is survived by his wife Kiran and two sons. Our editor Denys Shortt has created the website www. He is interested in old photos of Land Rovers in Assam. 30pm at his home in Darjeeling at the age of 86.